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UPDATE:

59 News has learned the 74-year old missing man has been found.  Sheriff's Deputies said Billy Eugene Archie was found safe and he was safe the entire time he was proclaimed missing.

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An elderly man with significant health problems is reported missing in Mercer County.

74-year-old Billy Eugene Archie was last seen at his residence on Carl Wade Road outside of Princeton.
He left in his vehicle, a white 2001 GMC Sonoma with a black bed cover and license plate number WV 4ME377.
He is 5'9" and weighs about 155 pounds.
He has brownish grey hair and brown eyes.
Over the past few months Archie has been exhibiting symptoms of dementia.
Anyone with information is asked to call Mercer County Emergency Dispatch at (304) 425-8911 or the Mercer County Sheriff's Department at (304) 487-8364.