Endangered missing Dayton man found safe

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2019 @ 11:16 AM
Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2019 @ 11:34 AM

David Carruth (Contributed Photo/Dayton Police)
David Carruth (Contributed Photo/Dayton Police)

UPDATE @ 11:35 a.m.:

David Carruth was found safe, according to police.


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Dayton police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing man who was last seen early Thursday morning. 

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David Carruth, 57, of Dayton was dropped off at the BP gas station on Byers Road in Miamisburg at 5 a.m. Thursday after he left Sycamore Hospital, Dayton police said in a tweet. 

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Carruth is 5-feet 11-inches tall and weighs 400 pounds, according to police. He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and shorts and has a seated walker. 

Police said Carruth also is in need of oxygen. 

If you see Carruth you are urged to contact 911.