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UPDATE: Missing Tucson man found in Louisiana

Published: Nov. 13, 2016 at 8:03 PM MST|Updated: Nov. 14, 2016 at 3:13 PM MST
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Caviglia went missing Saturday night near Banner UMC (Source: Tucson Police).
Caviglia went missing Saturday night near Banner UMC (Source: Tucson Police).

TUCSON, AZ (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 BP responded.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety issued a Silver Alert for Caviglia on Sunday evening.

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