Missing NW Side man found in Florida

Richard Chippo (Chicago Police)

A man suffering from dementia who went missing from his Portage Park neighborhood home on the Northwest Side on last week has been found in Florida.

Richard Chippo, 31, was last seen about 2 p.m. on Feb. 20 in the 4500 block of North Lavergne, according to a missing person alert from Chicago Police.

Chippo has been located "in good health" in Charlotte County, Fla., police said Saturday. It was not immediately known how he ended up in Florida.