A Silver Alert issued Tuesday afternoon for an elderly man who was last seen at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth was rescinded a few hours later.
The Tarrant County Hospital District Police Department said 81-year-old Roy D. Freeman went missing Monday afternoon at 4:40. He was believed to be traveling on foot.
He returned to the hospital shortly after 8 p.m.
Officials said Freeman suffers from Alzheimer's disease and that his disappearance posed a credible threat to his health and safety.