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NYPD: Missing Japanese Tourist, Dog Found In Good Heath

Japanese tourist Makatsu Ito, who had last been seen walking a dog at 407 Park Ave. South. (Credit: NYPD)

Japanese tourist Makatsu Ito, who had last been seen walking a dog at 407 Park Ave. South. (Credit: NYPD)

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police on Tuesday said they have located a 69-year-old tourist from Japan who went missing along with his dog.

Makatsu Ito was last seen at 8:15 a.m. Tuesday at 407 Park Ave. South in the 13th Precinct, police said. The Ascot Co-ops are located at the Park Avenue South address.

A surveillance image of Japanese tourist Makatsu Ito, who had last been seen walking a dog at 407 Park Ave. South. (Credit: NYPD)

A surveillance image of Japanese tourist Makatsu Ito, who had last been seen walking a dog at 407 Park Ave. South. (Credit: NYPD)

In an effort to find him, police released photos of Ito and the dog, as well as a surveillance photo showing Ito on Tuesday wearing a white T-shirt, off-white sweat pants with a Champion logo, and blue flip-flops with a Yankees logo.

Police said Ito, who doesn’t speak English, and his dog were found in good health.

They did not specify where the pair were found.

Japanese tourist Makatsu Ito had last been seen walking this dog at 407 Park Ave. South. (Credit: NYPD)

Japanese tourist Makatsu Ito had last been seen walking this dog at 407 Park Ave. South. (Credit: NYPD)

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