Durham, N.C. — UPDATE: 11:30 a.m.: A missing 74-year-old man was found Friday about half a day after authorities issued a Silver Alert for him.

The Silver Alert was issued just before midnight Thursday for Miguel Rodriguez. The alert was canceled around 11:30 on Friday.


Durham police on Friday were searching for a 74-year-old man who was last seen in the 400 block of Booker Avenue.

A Silver Alert was issued shortly before midnight for Miguel Rodriguez, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

Rodriguez is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs about 140 pounds. He has short, black hair and brown eyes.

When he disappeared, Rodriguez was wearing a long-sleeve blue striped shirt, white undershirt, blue jeans and grey tennis shoes.

Anyone with information on Rodriguez’s whereabouts should call the Durham Police Department at 919-560-4600.


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