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Missing man in wheelchair found, Hillsborough deputies say

TAMPA — A 77-year-old man in a wheelchair reported missing Monday morning has been located, deputies said.

Luis Gort-Cruz, of 8212 Greenleaf Circle in Town 'N Country, was reported missing at 9:45 a.m. He is in a wheelchair because of a leg injury.

The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office had asked for the public help to locate him.

Deputies said he was found safe and reunited with his family Monday evening.

Missing man in wheelchair found, Hillsborough deputies say 05/17/10 [Last modified: Monday, May 17, 2010 8:39pm]
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