VALLEY CENTER, Kan. - UPDATE: Valley Center Police are now reporting that Melvin Buxman has been found safe. The search has been canceled.
VALLEY CENTER, Kan. - Valley Center Police are asking for you help in finding a missing man. Melvin Francis Buxman was last seen at the south branch of the 1st Bank of Newton in Newton, KS around 10:00 a.m. Monday. He was last seen driving a maroon or burgundy color 2008 GMC Sierra with Kansas license plate 539 BIB. It's unknown what his is wearing, but police say he usually wears jeans and tennis shoes.
Buxman has gray hair and blue eyes. Police say he had packed clothes and medicine to take with him. His family says that he has dementia and balance problems and they are concerned about his driving problems.
Anyone who may locate Buxman is asked to contact the Valley Center Police Department at 316-755-7325 or 911.