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Missing Green Bay man found

Green Bay Police are searching for a missing man
Posted at 7:25 AM, Sep 25, 2023
and last updated 2023-09-25 14:38:56-04

GREEN BAY (NBC 26) — UDPATE: Van Lanen was located at about 12:45 p.m. by a Brown County Deputy in a field near the west side Fleet Farm, according to a Green Bay Police Department press release.

Van Lanen is being treated for non-life threatening injuries at a local hospital and will be reunited with his family, said police, who thanked the family, community members, law enforcement agencies and Green Bay Metro Fire Department for assistance in helping locate him.

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Police say they're searching for a missing man.

Green Bay Police say Thomas VanLanen, 75, walked away from his home on the west side of Green Bay near St. Mary's Hospital around 5:30 Monday morning.

Thomas has a condition that presents similar conditions to dementia. He was last seen wearing a blue jacket and red and white pajamas. He's about 5'10".

VanLanen used to walk the trails on the east side of Green Bay.

If you've seen him, please call police at 920-488-3208.