The search for a missing elderly man in Naugatuck came to a tragic end after police said he was found dead in a local hotel.
Frederick Christiansen, 91, was reported missing on Monday.
Police said he was last seen by his family around 5:30 a.m. at their home in Naugatuck.
The family was reportedly concerned about his well-being because he left a note indicating that he might hurt himself.
They said he might have tried heading to West Haven or Danbury in a Honda Civic.
The circumstances of Christiansen's death are being investigated by detectives.
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