After an intense search for 71-year-old John Nicholl of Mendon, deputies say he was found safe and uninjured early Monday morning. Deputies are expected to provide more information at a media briefing later this morning.

A missing man with dementia has been found safe Monday morning.

Deputies say 71-year-old John Nicholl, of Mendon, was found around 8:30 a.m. uninjured.

He was last seen in the woods just east of 600 West Bloomfield Rd. around 3:20 p.m. Sunday.

State police used a helicopter to comb the area. Firefighters also assisted with the search.

Deputies are expected to provide more information at a media briefing later Monday morning.

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Monroe County Sheriff's deputies are searching for a missing man with dementia in the Town of Mendon.

According to deputies, John Nicholl, 71, went missing around 3:20 p.m. on Sunday.

Nicholl is 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 195 pounds. He has short gray hair and blue eyes.

Nicholl was last seen in the woods just east of 600 West Bloomfield Road. He was wearing a white tee shirt, dark gray shorts, and dark shoes.

Mendon Fire Department and state police are assisting with the search.

If you have any information, call 911.