Brittany Alert canceled for Albuquerque man

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – A Brittany Alert has been canceled for an Albuquerque man. Leroy Erwin, 29, was initially reported missing after he was last seen walking southbound on the 1900 block of Indian Plaza Dr. NE around 3:00 p.m. Saturday.

Erwin suffers from a traumatic brain injury due to a traffic collision and officials say has the mental capacity of a 13-year-old. He is required to take multiple medications which he did not take with him. Erwin carries his right arm in a hanging manner due to a weakened right side of his body.

Officials say Erwin is from Santa Fe and not familiar with Albuquerque. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans, black shoes, and carrying a black and grey backpack. Erwin is 5-foot 10-inches tall, weighing 220 pounds, with brown eyes, and brown hair.

The Albuquerque Police Department reports on Monday, January 25 that Leroy Erwin was since been located and is safe.

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