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81-year-old man missing in Manatee County has been found

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Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2013 10:12 pm | Updated: 10:29 am, Fri May 24, 2013.

UPDATE: Mr. Gomez was located this morning in Sarasota and returned home.

MANATEE COUNTY - Authorities are searching for a man that went missing Thursday evening who needs constant medical supervision.

81-year-old Javier Gomez walked away from his daughter's house around 7pm in the Treetops subdivision, which is located off Tallevast Road and Lockwood Ridge Road.

Gomez is visiting family in this country and speaks no English.  He has a medical condition that requires constant supervision.

he is 5'2", 110 pounds and is wearing brown pants, a yellow shirt, and a blue "Chase" cap.  The photo seen here was taken today in the clothing he was wearing when he left.

If anybody know of the whereabouts of Mr. Gomez, please contact the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

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