Peacham man missing

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UPDATE: Police say Robert Bender was located safe.

PEACHAM — Authorities are trying to locate a 47-year-old man from Peacham who has been reported missing.

At around 8:30 a.m. police responded to a request for a welfare check on Lanesboro Road.

At after an attempt to locate Robert Bender, police say he is considered a missing person and there are concerns for his welfare.

The incident is not being treated as suspicious at this time.

Bender was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, black t-shirt with a green skull, and gray basketball shorts.

Bender may also be operating an orange 2017 Toyota Tacoma bearing Vermont registration 282A401.

Anyone with information regarding Bender’s location is being asked to contact Trooper Jason Danielsen at 802-748-3111.