Elderly man with Alzheimer's from Miami Springs found safe


Leonel Cruz has been found safe.



Police in Miami Springs are asking for the public's help finding an elderly man who went missing Sunday night.

Leonel Cruz, 82, was last seen by family members around 10:45 p.m. on Sunday at his home in the 300 block of Desoto Drive. He was reported missing on Monday morning.




Police say his is about 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighs about 145 pounds. He was last seen wearing black pants, a red shirt and black shoes. 

His family says he suffers from Alzheimer's disease and only speaks Spanish. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Miami Springs Police Department at 305-888-9711.