An elderly Christchurch man suffering from Parkinson's disease has been found.
Noel Noonan, who is 70, has been found in the grounds of a hall in the suburb of Riccarton.
He had last been seen near the intersection of Middleton Road and Riccarton Road yesterday at 2.40pm.
Sergeant Phil Simmonds said Mr Noonan was found conscious but confused on the ground at the rear of the property and was being checked by medical professionals.
He had been missing since yesterday and about 50 people were involved in the search this morning.