08/12/2012 01:18 EDT | Updated 10/12/2012 05:12 EDT

Man reported missing located Sunday afternoon

Ottawa police say a man who disappeared at a family function in the ByWard Market on Saturday night has been found and is safe and sound.

William Dupon, 65, was visiting Ottawa from Townsend, Ont., south of Brantford, Ont., police said.

He was at a family function at a market restaurant on Saturday night, where he was later reported missing.

Police said thanks to help from the media Dupon was located, is in good health and is being reunited with his family.