Police locate missing man last seen in north Columbus

Morris Petry (Columbus Division of Police)

UPDATE: Police say Morris Petry was found safe

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police are looking for help in locating a man last seen in north Columbus Wednesday evening.

According to police, 44-year-old Morris Petry left his group home located at Karl Road and East Dublin Granville Road at around 7 p.m.

Petry was last seen wearing a red, long sleeve shirt or jacket and blue jeans. He was seen walking westbound from S.R. 161 and Sharon Woods Boulevard.

Police say Petry is mentally disabled and needs assistance.

Police say Petry is 5’7” with brown hair and brown eyes. He weighs about 250 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Columbus police at 614-645-4624