The Marlboro Township Police Department confirms on their Facebook Page that a missing resident has been located safetly.

Aleksander Prokopenko (Marlboro Police)

Police reported earlier that 26-year-old Aleksander Prokopenko, who suffers from emotional disorders that require medical attention, walked away from is home in the vicinity of Ryan Road Wednesday morning at around 10 a.m.

Prokopenko is described as a white male, 5' 08, weighing 200 lbs, grey eyes, brown hair with a scruffy beard and mustache. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt, black shorts and black sandals. He's also known to talk to himself while walking.

Police ask anyone who sees Aleksander or knows of his whereabouts to contact the Marlboro Township Police Department at 732-536-0100 immediately. Police believe he may be headed to New York City.