WEDNESDAY 1/26/2022 3:40 p.m.

KENOSHA, Wis. (WFRV) – Law enforcement has given an update on the whereabouts of a 78-year-old man from Illinois who was last seen in southern Wisconsin.

Officers say they have found Alfredo Lara and he is safe. He was first reported missing to the public early Wednesday before noon.

Original Story: SILVER ALERT: 78-year-old Illinois man last seen in Wisconsin

WEDNESDAY 1/26/2022 11:08 a.m.

KENOSHA, Wis. (WFRV) – A Silver Alert was issued for a 78-year-old man from Illinois who was last seen in southern Wisconsin.

According to authorities, 78-year-old Alfredo Lara was last seen in Kenosha on Jan. 26 around 1:10 a.m. Lara is described as 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 200 pounds. He has short brown hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing a blue bomber-style jacket, red sweatshirt, jeans and black shoes. Lara was driving a blue 2015 Ford Escape SUV with Illinois license plate A 5 2 4 5 4 4.

Officials say that Lara has a condition that places him in danger.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Elk Grove Village Police Department at 847-357-4100 or call 9-1-1.

No additional information was provided, Local 5 will continue to update this story.