September 1, 2018 12:35 pm
Updated: September 1, 2018 3:09 pm

Lasalle man, 84, reported missing Friday found safe near Quebec City

Domenico Rosati, 84, has been missing since Friday, Aug. 31.

Domenico Rosati, 84, has been missing since Friday, Aug. 31.

Stefano Mascetti
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Domenico Rosati, 84, has been found safe near Quebec City.

Drivers called police after they spotted a car moving very slowly on a highway.

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When police pulled the driver over they noticed it was the missing 84-year-old Lasalle man.

Rosati had been missing since Friday morning after he dropped off one of his grandchildren in front of Lasalle Community Comprehensive High School.

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Luca Mascetti says his grandfather has memory issues and takes medication for diabetes, which he believes his grandfather may not have taken.

Rosati drives a blue 2005 Pontiac Pursuit with plate number P55AFF.

Rosati’s car, a blue 2005 Pontiac.

Stefano Mascetti

Family members had joined police in their search efforts, combing through the Montreal borough of Lasalle.

“It was a very long night and a very long day. We’re very relieved,” Mascetti told Global News.

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