Frederick Leighton, 87, of Enfield is reported missing Credit: Maine State Police

An elderly Enfield man is safe after he was reported missing Monday, according to the Maine State Police.

Frederick Leighton, 87, was reported missing after he did not return home Monday morning, and had last been seen at a gas station in Lincoln at approximately 7 a.m., according to Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Stephen McCausland.

Leighton had appeared confused, according to McCausland.

McCausland said a family member located Leighton early Monday afternoon.