Wake County

Man, 76, found safe in Cary after being missing from Wake County home

A Wake County man who suffers from dementia and was reported missing Tuesday morning was found safe about three hours later, the Wake County Sheriff’s Office reported.

Deputies said Ngiag Soon Tay, 76, left his Inwood Forest Drive home and was reported missing about 7 a.m.

Cary police found him safe, the sheriff’s office said about 3½ hours later.

Ron Gallagher: 919-829-4572, @RPGKT