Cochrane RCMP are reporting the elderly man who was reported missing earlier today has been located and is safe.

There was concern for the senior's safety when he was reported missing on Saturday afternoon. 

Cochrane Search and Rescue along with the RCMP Police Dog Service aided in the search. 

A helicopter could be seen circling the area as well. 

Officers are thanking Cochranites who were a huge help in finding the man.