Missing man spotted by family member, found safe in Franklin

Courtesy: Franklin Police Department
Courtesy: Franklin Police Department

FRANKLIN, Tenn. (WKRN) – An 88-year-old man reported missing in Franklin late Wednesday morning was found safe nearly 12 hours later.

Police said William Cunningham had left his home around 10 a.m. in his Buick Century and his family became concerned he got confused because he recently moved from Murfreesboro.

Despite begin missing for nearly 12 hours, Cunningham was spotted by a family member on West Main Street just after 9:40 p.m.

The family member was able to get his attention and have him pull over before helping him safely back home.