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New Orleans pastor found safe

Pastor Ike Mayfield was reported missing on Sept. 5. (Source: NOPD) Pastor Ike Mayfield was reported missing on Sept. 5. (Source: NOPD)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

A 56-year-old New Orleans pastor has been found safe.

Ike Mayfield was reported missing Saturday morning. Following a weekend search, Mayfield was found safe on Sunday, according to the New Orleans Police Department.

Mayfield is the pastor of the New St. Mark Baptist Church on Simon Bolivar and a retired fire captain with the Jefferson Parish Fired Department. He also served on the mayor's non-violence and gun reduction committee.

Additional details surrounding his sudden disappearance are unknown at this time.

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