Man missing after walking near Matthews found, reunited with family

Man missing after walking near Matthews found, reunited with family
Just before 2:30 p.m. Monday, police said he had been found and was being reunited with his family. (Source: Matthews Police Department)

MATTHEWS, N.C. (WBTV) - A man with dementia who was reported missing from Matthews Friday afternoon has been found and is being reunited with his family.

The Matthews Police Department was asking the public to help find 63-year-old Kabi Raj Rai. Officials said he suffers from dementia, which led for a Silver Alert to be issued while he was still missing.

Rai was reported missing after he was last seen walking on Wednesday, Sept. 23, on Woodbend Drive. Police said on Monday that he may have been spotted Sunday night walking on Albemarle Road near Farm Pond Lane in southeast Charlotte.

Just before 2:30 p.m. Monday, police said Rai had been found and was being reunited with his family.

No further information was released.

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