Missing man found sunburned and dehydrated

SAN DIEGO - A 74-year-old man with dementia and insulin-dependent diabetes who went missing from an assisted living facility near Serra Mesa was found nearby Sunday sunburned and dehydrated.

Around 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Richard Newsom walked away from the facility at 2828 Meadow Lark Drive in an unknown direction, according to San Diego police.

He turned up around 3 p.m. today in the 7800 block of Vista Hill Avenue and was taken to a hospital, authorities said.

Police officials said Newsom's condition did not appear to be life-threatening.

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