SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — An elderly man who went missing in Santa Clara has been found safe after the California Highway Patrol issued a Silver Alert Wednesday.

Santa Clara police said 88-year-old Michael Prokopaki, who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, was located in Sunnyvale at approximately 12:15 p.m. Wednesday. He had been last seen Tuesday shortly before 5 p.m. when he drove away from his Santa Clara home.

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Police said staffers were working to reunite Prokopaki with his family.

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