Elderly man missing from his Napier home found safe

An ederly man who had been missing from his Napier home since this morning has been found safe. 

James "Jim" Edwards. Source: New Zealand Police

James "Jim" Edwards, 71, left his Morris Spence Avenue address early this morning and had not been seen since, police said in an earlier statement. 

The police have thanked the public for their assistance locating Mr Edwards.