(Missing man Donald Wickstrom/VicPD)

UPDATE: Donald Wickstrom, who was the subject of a high-risk missing person alert, has been located by members of the community and is safe, according to police.


Victoria Police are seeking public assistance in their search for missing Donald Wickstrom.

The 84-year-old man was last seen at around 10:30 a.m. Thursday morning in the Fairfield area near downtown, wearing a grey jacket, brown shirt and beige pants.

Wickstrom is known to frequent both the Cook and Fairfield area as well as Beacon Hill Park.

According to police, he suffers from medical conditions and may be confused. He requires medication and must be located quickly.

Wickstrom is described as a slim Caucasian man standing 5’7″ tall, with medium-length grey hair that is thin on top.

Anyone who sees him is asked to call 911.

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