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TPD: Missing elderly man with Alzheimer's located in good health

Francisco Arvizu (Source: Tucson Police Department) Francisco Arvizu (Source: Tucson Police Department)
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The Tucson man with Alzheimer's who went missing Friday night has been found safe, city police said.

The Tucson Police Department said Francisco Cruz Arvizu was found by family members around 2 a.m. Saturday.

Arvizu, 78, was located near South 6th Avenue and East 27th Street, which is about 4 miles from his home.

Arvizu appeared to be in good health, according to the TPD.

A Silver Alert was issued for Arvizu around 10:45 p.m. Friday, hours after he walked away from his home in the 5800 block of South 1st Avenue.

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