Missing Charlotte man found safe behind business in Pineville, police say

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A Silver Alert has been canceled for Devray Raheem Nelson, 38, who was reported missing in Charlotte.

An employee at a nearby business on Pineville-Matthew Road found him and called police to check on him.

He was taken to a local hospital for precautionary reasons and has since been released, officers said. He has now been reunited with his family.

He is believed to have dementia or some other cognitive impairment.