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Silver Alert canceled after missing Smithfield man found safe

Posted August 12, 2011 6:01 p.m. EDT
Updated August 13, 2011 8:39 a.m. EDT

— The N.C. Center for Missing Persons canceled a Silver Alert Saturday for Tommie Lee Williams, who was last seen at Johnston Memorial Hospital, 509 Brightleaf Blvd. in Smithfield.

Williams, 51, is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

He was found safe, authorities said. No other details were available.