Missing 74-year-old man found safe by Florence Police

Missing 74-year-old man found safe by Florence Police

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – A missing 74-year-old man was located safe, thanks to help from the public, according to the Florence Police Department.

Phillip E. Poehls has  last been seen on December 11, in a parking lot in the 1600 block of Irby Street, according to Major Carlos Raines with Florence Police.

Someone recognized Poehls in a missing persons story on a local website, and told police that they believed they saw him at a local motel, Major Raines said. Police responded to the motel and found Poehls safe.

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