TAMPA _ A man who became the subject of a Silver Alert after his family reported him missing was found safe late Wednesday at a gas station in Pinellas County.
Pinellas County sheriff's deputies found Alfredo Fernandez, 85 at a Mobil station near 49th Street and Ulmerton Road, according to Tampa police. Fernandez's family later came to the station and took him home.
Fernandez was reported missing Wednesday morning after he left his Tampa apartment and did not return. He is under a physicians care for dementia, police said.