Silver Alert Success Story: 86-year old Arizona man found in Louisana
On November 13, 2016, a Silver Alert was issued for 86-year-old Albert Caviglia. Cavaglia went missing in Tucson, Arizona and was found safe 1200 miles away in Louisiana.
From the news story at Tucson News Now:
A Tucson man who was reported missing over the weekend was found safe in Louisiana, police said on Monday, Nov. 14.
According to a tweet from Sgt. Kimberly Bay of the Tucson Police Department, 86-year-old Albert Caviglia is in the process of being reunited with his family.
Caviglia had last been seen Saturday night, Nov. 12, near Banner UMC. He left the hospital around 11 p.m. after visiting his wife, according to police.
After that, police learned Caviglia’s car ‘pinged’ at a Border Patrol checkpoint in El Paso, TX, at 12:15 p.m. the next day.
Sgt. Pete Dugan with Tucson Police Department said they shared the car’s information with surrounding agencies in hopes of some help and Border Patrol responded.