UPDATE: Bob Bales has been found and is safe, the Nebraska State Patrol said in a tweet Thursday morning. 

The Endangered Missing Advisory for him has been canceled. 

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The Nebraska State Patrol has issued an Endangered Missing Advisory to determine the whereabouts of Bob Bales.

Bales, 82, is a 5'10", 160 pound white male.  He was last seen near 1500 CR R in Dodge County at about 5:30 PM, Wednesday, December 12th, when he left a relative's house to return home near 1900 CR N.

Bales was driving a navy blue 2010 Dodge Dakota bearing NE commercial plates 5-4166A. He was last seen wearing a light blue jacket, plaid shirt, blue jeans, and a ball cap.

Bales has heart issues and is easily confused and hard of hearing. If found, please contact the Dodge County Sheriff's Office at 402-727-2700 or the Nebraska State Patrol at 402-331-3333.