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Silver Alert for Fayetteville man canceled

Posted October 21, 2008 4:01 p.m. EDT

Silver Alert

— At the request of Fayetteville police, authorities canceled a Silver Alert Tuesday afternoon for Joseph Furin, 71.

Details of Furin's return were not available.

Developed in 2007, the Silver Alert system notifies the public about missing endangered adults who suffer from dementia or other cognitive impairments, such as Alzheimer's disease.