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UPDATE: 79-year-old Clark Co. man found safeSubmitted: 03/18/2018
UPDATE: 79-year-old Clark Co. man found safe
Dakota Sherek
Dakota Sherek
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dsherek@wjfw.com

CLARK COUNTY - David Farris has been found safe according to the Wisconsin Department of Justice. 


A Sliver Alert has been issued for a 79-year-old Clark County man.

David Farris was last seen around 5 a.m. Sunday morning according to the Department of Justice. Farris stopped at the Clark County Sheriff's Office because he couldn't find his way home. Farris was given directions and was told to call when he got home.

He never called and a welfare check was done. Farris' home was found empty and his car was gone.

Farris has gray hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a red zippered jacket with a gray collar, tan ball cap, blue jeans, and black shoes. He also wears glasses.

Farris drives a 2007 Gold Lucerne Buick, license number 482-AZD. The car has a tiny piece missing from the front grill.

If someone has any information, they should call the Clark County Sheriff's Office at 715-743-3157.

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