Mesa police: Missing man Virgil Black found safe

Posted at 2:29 PM, Mar 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-20 23:57:50-04

The Mesa Police Department says a missing vulnerable man has been found one day after he disappeared.

Police say Virgil Black walked away from Banner Desert Hospital near West Southern Avenue and South Dobson Road on Sunday. He was found safe and sound just before 4 p.m. Monday, police said.

Authorities thanked those who worked to get the word out about his disappearance.