Missing 81-Year-Old Plainfield Man Located

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    Plainfield Police Department
    A Silver Alert has been issued for Benjamin Wedderman, 81, who went missing from Plainfield on Sunday.

    Police have canceled a Silver Alert for 81-year-old Benjamin Wedderman, who had been missing from Plainfield since Sunday afternoon.

    Plainfield police said Wedderman disappeared around 1 p.m. or 1:30 p.m. on Sunday and has dementia, but has always appeared to be lucid. A Silver Alert for Wedderman was issued around 4:40 p.m. Sunday. It was canceled as of 1:30 a.m. on Monday.

    No additional information was immediately released.

    Police said Wedderman has contested the diagnosis and has asked to speak with an attorney. It's not clear if this was connected to his disappearance.