Missing 90-year-old Virginia man found safe in Maryland

Courtesy of Virginia State Police
Courtesy of Virginia State Police


The 90-year-old man reported missing Wednesday evening from Springfield has been found safe. 

According to Virginia State Police, Khamthene Chinyavong was found in Maryland.  

Virginia State Police have issued a senior alert for a 90-year-old man believed to be in danger. 

Khamthene Chinyavong was last seen in on Bland Street in Springfield around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday. 

Chinyavong suffers from a cognitive impairment and diabetes. He is described as being Asian, about 5 feet tall and weighing about 139 pounds with brown eyes, white hair and a tattoo on top of his head. 

Authorities say Chinyavong is traveling in a beige 1998 Honda Odyssey with Virginia license plate number UZG-7589, and was last seen wearing a blue T-shirt, blue sweatpants and a red North Face jacket. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fairfax Police Department at 571-992-4824. 

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