Silver Alert cancelled for elderly Rocky Hill man with dementia

Alfred Papineau, 79 Photo Credit: Rocky Hill Police

ROCKY HILL — A Silver Alert was cancelled for an elderly man who suffers from dementia Sunday evening.

Police said that Alfred Papineau,79, was last seen leaving from a friend’s house in East Hampton. When he did not return to his home in Rocky Hill, his daughter alerted police.

Rocky Hill police said Monday morning that Papineau was found.

Silver Alerts are issued by law enforcement agencies for missing people of all ages.

Amber Alerts are issued for children who are believed to be in danger.