NOWATA COUNTY, Oklahoma - South Coffeyville Police say they have located a missing Muskogee man who had disappeared after leaving a local casino.

Police say Timothy Duane Schafer, 53, was last seen on Thursday, July 6th at the Cherokee Casino on Highway 169.

In a release, police say Schafer was driving a 2016 Hyundai Accent with Oklahoma tag # ELU039.  The car has front end damage and tinted windows.

Police say he was located in Independence, Kansas and is safe.