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Salem police ask for help finding missing man

Salem police ask for help finding missing man
Michael VanDeVeer

SALEM, Ore. – Police are looking for a missing Salem man who left his adult foster care facility on Tuesday and has not been seen since.

Michael VanDeVeer, 63, was last seen around 1 p.m. Tuesday when he left the facility located in the 1700 block of Plateau Street NE.

Police say VanDeVeer has medical issues and needs medication, which he does not have with him.

Police describe him as 6-feet tall, 170 pounds with brown hair and green eyes. He was last seen wearing a red baseball cap, a black jacket, black and green pants and white shoes.

Anyone with information about VanDeVeer’s location is asked to call Salem police at 503-588-6123.