Volusia man reported missing found safe on I-4

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Balthazar Maldonado

DELAND, Fla. - An 80-year-old man suffering from Alzheimer's disease who was reported missing in Volusia County was found safe on I-4 near mile marker 129 Thursday morning by the Florida Highway Patrol. 

Baltazar Maldonado left his home in Deltona Wednesday afternoon without his cellphone.

Deputies said he had been reported missing in the past, and on that occasion was found at a restaurant in DeLand.

He was reunited with his family and was in good health, FHP said.