PEMBROKE PINES (CBSMiami) – Police are thanking the public for their help in locating a 33-year-old man that has Schizophrenia and the mental capacity of a 12-year-old.
Police say James Jones was found in Coconut Creek Thursday night in good health. No other details were released.READ MORE: Davonte Barnes Charged In Mass Shooting Outside NW Miami-Dade Banquet Hall
Around 4 p.m. Wednesday, Pembroke Pines Police were notified by family members that the Jones had walked away from 8531 NW 10 Street.READ MORE: CDC Backs Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots For Seniors, Some Others
Melinda Henry, Jones’ mother, told CBS4 that Jones left the house around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night while they were visiting friends.
Henry said she thought James was going to the corner convenience store, but he never returned.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Testing Sites In South Florida
Jones suffers from Schizophrenia and did not have his medication.