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Waterbury man missing from group home found safe; Silver Alert canceled

Thomas Vann, who suffers from Traumatic Brain Injury and other conditions, had been missing since May 21.
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WATERBURY, Conn — A Silver Alert issued for a man with mental disabilities Friday evening has been canceled. 

The alert had been issued after Vann went missing on May 21 in the late afternoon. Vann lives in a group home, and has Bi-Polar Disorder, Schizophrenia, and a traumatic brain injury, according to police.

Sunday evening, Waterbury Police said that Thomas Vann, age 39, has been found and returned home safely. No other details were released.

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.

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