Missing Deaf and Mute Man Located

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2014  |  Updated 1:35 PM EDT
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Missing Deaf and Mute Man Located

Broward Sheriff's Office

Junior Encarnacion

Family members have been reunited with a deaf and mute man that had been missing since Thursday.

A family friend found Junior Encarnacion sitting on a bench by 163rd Street in North Miami, the family told NBC 6.

Encarnacion, 40, is completely deaf and mute and suffers from hypertension. He had no previous history of being missing before he left his home Thursday on foot.

The family was taking Encarnacion to Memorial Regional Hospital for a check up.

Get the latest headlines sent to your inbox!
View Comments (
)
|
Email
|
Print
Leave Comments
What's New
Get Our New iPad App
Now optimized for iPad, NBC 6... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out