Missing 70 year-old found safe

Published On: Dec 07 2012 10:07:22 AM CST

A 70-year-old man who had been missing for two days was found safe in Montgomery County.

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office deputies found Wilbert Cooper at a rest area on F.M. 830 at around 8 a.m. Friday.

Cooper had been missing since Dec. 5. The Harris County Sheriff's Office issued a Silver Alert for him.

After deputies located Cooper, they returned him safely back to his home.