Police: Missing Boise man found, taken to hospital

BOISE, Idaho (KBOI) -- Boise Police detectives say a man who was reported missing earlier this week has been found.

Officers say a passerby found Robert McFarland in a remote area of southern Ada County. The passerby called 911 when he saw McFarland, who appeared to be in distress.

Ada County Sheriff's deputies say McFarland was taken to a hospital in Boise to be treated. His family has been notified.

McFarland was reported missing earlier this week. The 68-year-old was last believed to be at his home in West Boise on Tuesday.