Silver Alert Success Story: Rhode Island man found in Connecticut
On June 27, 2011, a Silver Alert was issued for 64-year-old Tom Schmitter. Schmitter went missing in West Warwick, Rhode Island and was found safe 50 miles away in Waterford, Connecticut
From the news story in the Boston Globe:
WATERFORD, Conn.—Police in Connecticut say they’ve found a Rhode Island man with memory loss who went missing Sunday morning.
WJAR-TV reports that Waterford police located 64-year-old Tom Schmitter of West Warwick, R.I., on Monday morning. No other details have been released.
Authorities say Schmitter is a stroke victim who disappeared Sunday morning. Waterford is about 50 miles from West Warwick.