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Police find missing Roanoke senior safe

The search for 78-year-old Sylvester "Sonny" Hodo lasted several hours

Sylvester “Sonny” Hodo was last seen Friday night. (Roanoke Police, Roanoke Police)


Roanoke police said 78-year-old Sylvester “Sonny” Hodo has been located safe and sound.

Police posted the update to Twitter just before 9:30 a.m. Saturday.


Roanoke Police are searching for missing 78-year-old Sylvester “Sonny” Hodo.

Police say he was last seen Friday night around 7:30 p.m. at his home in the 2400 block of Pittsfield Circle NW.

He was wearing a white polo with a gray jacket, and blue jeans.

If you see him or have any information, call 911.

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