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72-year-old Austin man found alive after being missing for days

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AUSTIN, Minn. (FOX 47) -

A 72-year-old Austin man, who had been missing since Monday, has been found alive.

The Austin Police Department says officers located Dennis Hanson at his Austin home at 4:58 p.m. Thursday. He was taken to Mayo Clinic Health System, but his condition is unknown.

Michele Olsen, who says she's Hanson's daughter, posted the following message on Facebook.

My dad has been found alive!! Thank you everyone for your overwhelming support and search efforts.

Prior to being found on Thursday, Hanson was last seen at 6:45 a.m. Monday at his home, according to Austin Police. His family reported him missing, prompting both police and numerous members of the community to search for him,

Investigators believed he was alone and on foot because his vehicle was still at his home.

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