Silver alert discontinued after Austin police find elderly man with dementia


AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Texas Department of Public Safety discontinued a Silver Alert on Friday it issued for a 77-year-old Austin man Thursday.

Austin police had been looking for the man since Thursday night after he was last seen in the St. David’s South Medical Center parking garage. The man’s dementia diagnosis had APD was worried about his wellbeing, but he has been found, the DPS notification said.

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