Missing man last seen downtown found safe

INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis police said a missing man they were searching for Monday night was found safe and unharmed.

Family members said Douglas Dostatni, 58, went missing just before 7 p.m., officials with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said.

Police said Dostatni was found near the intersection of Maryland Street and Capitol Avenue around 11 p.m. He was reunited with his family shortly after.

He had last been seen walking northbound from the Homewood Suites hotel in the 200 block of South Meridian Street.

Police said Dostatni is mentally handicapped, functioning at the mental capacity of a 12-year-old.

Authorities said he is from Hammond, Indiana and does not know anyone or anything locally.

Anyone with information about Dostatni is asked to call 911.

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