Suffolk County police have found an autistic Lindenhurst man with schizophrenia who had been missing since Thursday morning.

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Suffolk police located Anthony Ancona, 33, at an area hospital Saturday.

Police had earlier issued a Silver Alert for Ancona who was last seen leaving his home on South Ninth Street in Lindenhurst at about 9:30 a.m. Aug. 13. Police said Ancona left on foot heading in the direction of Hoffman Avenue.