WESTPORT - A 61-year-old Westport man who walked away from his home Wednesday morning, has been located and reunited with his family.

Joseph Demattio, who suffers from dementia, left his home at 7 Wassell Lane around 7 a.m.

He was last seen in the area of Main Street at Canal Street shortly after leaving home.

Westport police announced shortly before 1 p.m. that Demattio has been found.

“The Silver Alert has been canceled. The Westport Police Department thanks you for your assistance,” officers said.