A 60-year-old man with dementia whose disappearance was prompted the issuance of a Silver Alert in Los Angeles County, was located, the sheriff’s department announced Monday.

Bruce Eugene Douglas, of Lynwood, was reported missing after being last seen Thursday about 9 a.m. near the 11200 block of Wright Road, near Beechwood Avenue, in Lynwood, according to Deputy James Nagao of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

Douglas was located and returned home, Nagao said Monday, but details were not released.

Silver Alert program is a quick response system designed to issue and coordinate alerts following the unexplained or suspicious disappearance of an elderly person, or a person who is developmentally disabled or cognitively impaired, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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