Ottawa County deputies say Bluhm has been found safe in Newaygo County. He left home on his own free will. His family has been notified.

Deputies are thanking people who submitted tips about Bluhm's whereabouts and allowed them to find him with the assistance of the Newaygo County Sheriff's Dept.

The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in finding a 55-year-old man missing since Thursday.

Gerald Bluhm, 55, was last seen on Thursday, Nov. 16 between 3 and 5 p.m. It is believed he left his home on 8th Avenue in Jamestown Township and hasn't been seen or heard from since.

Bluhm is described as a white man, about 5'8" and 170 lbs. He has brown eyes and greyish-brown hair. He also has a noticeable growth near his left eye.

He is possibly wearing blue sweatpants, an unknown type of jacket and a winter hat that converts into a ski mask.

According to authorities, he routinely takes long walks in the Jamestown/Zeeland township areas.

Anyone with information on where Gerald Bluhm is should contact the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office at 1-800-249-0911.

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