Police: Missing 77-year-old Las Cruces man found in Arizona

Donald Fonte
Donald Fonte

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (KRQE) – Police say the search for a 77-year-old Las Cruces man is now over.

Donald Fonte was reported missing Saturday, June 3, from his home in Las Cruces. Police say he told his wife that he was going to a dog park located at 300 N. Hermosa St. but had not been seen since.

Police say Fonte was found near San Simon, Arizona Tuesday morning by an Arizona Department of Transportation employee. Fonte’s dog was also located.

Fonte and his dog were found in good condition.