Missing, endangered Newport News man found safe

Robert John Owens

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department said an 83-year-old man who didn’t come home Friday after taking his dog for a walk was found safely.

Robert John Owens was last seen leaving his home in the 400 block of Belton Place at 10:30 a.m. Friday, pushing his dog, Riley, in a black three-wheeled pet stroller.

He was located by 6:13 p.m. Friday.

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