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Silver Alert canceled for missing Exeter man

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State police said he was found in the woods off South County Trail in Exeter. State police said he was found in the woods off South County Trail in Exeter.
EXETER, R.I. -

State police in Wickford said a Silver Alert for a missing Exeter man has been canceled.

Joseph Sabins, 76, was found in the woods behind South County Trail. Police said  a family member found him in the woods Tuesday morning at about 7 a.m. just a few hundred yards from his home. He was confused but conscious and alert, according to police.

Sabins was last seen around noon on Monday on South County Trail in Exeter.  Police said Sabins suffers from dementia and a heart condition. 

State Police K-9 units were brought in around 7:15 Monday evening.


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