Authorities searching for missing man in Lakewood [UPDATED – FOUND]

Authorities are searching for a man in Lakewood this morning.

Police say 53-year-old James Applegate was last seen Saturday morning in his Leisure Village neighborhood. His vehicle and cell phone were located.

The man may be endangered, police say.

Lakewood units along with the assistance of a K9 unit are searching for the party.

Anyone with information is asked to call police immediately, at 732-363-0200.

‪UPDATE: The missing has been located at Penn Station, police say. ‬


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