Endangered elderly man reported missing in Thornton found in Brighton

Albert Smith

THORNTON, Colo. — An endangered elderly man who was reported missing on Wednesday night has been found, the Thornton Police Department said.

Albert Smith, 75, was last seen in the area of East 120th Avenue and Holly Street.

He was found in Brighton on Thursday morning and was being checked by paramedics before being returned home.

Police said Smith is confined to a red electric wheelchair and is in need of regular intervals of medication.