Missing 78-year-old man found safe

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. - A 78-year-old man who suffers from dementia was found safe on Tuesday, Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said.

Police said Robert Lee Bowden left his Charlotte home between 2:30 and 3:45 p.m. on Monday. His daughter reported him missing, and a silver alert was issued.

Police said on Tuesday afternoon that Bowden had been found and is OK.