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Silver Alert canceled for Roanoke Rapids man

Posted September 8, 2008 5:22 a.m. EDT

Silver Alert

— Authorities in Georgia found a Halifax County man at the center of a Silver Alert.

A police officer found Enrique Soto Zabala, 79, of Roanoke Rapids, at his grandson's house just after midnight Monday, authorities said.

Someone contacted Zabala and told him to contact authorities.

Silver Alerts are issued for missing people who are believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.