Brooklyn man with Alzheimer's found

A 71-year-old Brooklyn man missing since Friday has been found, his family says. Manuel DeJesus suffers from Alzheimer's disease and diabetes.

Manuel DeJesus was last seen wearing a purple

Manuel DeJesus was last seen wearing a purple and white striped shirt, black pants, black shoes and a grey hat. (Credit: News 12)

BROOKLYN - A 71-year-old Brooklyn man missing since Friday has been found, his family says.

Manuel DeJesus suffers from Alzheimer's disease and diabetes.

He was found at Jamaica Hospital, where a worker reportedly recognized DeJesus' picture on a News 12 broadcast.

His daughter says DeJesus had gone missing before but never for this long.

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