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Silver Alert canceled, missing Kansas City, Kansas, man found

Posted at 10:56 PM, Apr 16, 2024
and last updated 2024-04-17 19:39:04-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Kansas, police canceled a Silver Alert for a missing 82-year-old man.

Thomas Avila was found Wednesday.

He was reported missing Tuesday after he left his KCK residence.

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