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Authorities find missing Johnston County man

Posted February 7, 2011 7:25 p.m. EST
Updated February 7, 2011 8:53 p.m. EST

Silver Alert

— An 89-year-old Johnston County man with dementia who was reported missing Monday afternoon was found safe several hours later, authorities said.

Obadiah Bizzell left his house on U.S. 70 in Princeton around 4 p.m.

The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert.

The alert was cancelled around 8:40 p.m. because Bizzell had been located.