Search canceled after missing Birmingham man found

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Leander Thomas

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — UPDATE (6/8): The Birmingham Police Department is canceled the search for 56-year-old Leander Thomas after he was found Tuesday afternoon.

ORIGINAL (6/8): The Birmingham Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a 56-year-old man who went missing last week.

Leander Thomas, 56 of Birmingham, went missing after being last seen near the 2400 block of Avenue I in Birmingham on Friday at 4 p.m. According to law enforcement, Thomas suffers from “mental conditions” that may affect his judgment and behavior.

Thomas was last seen wearing black boots, camouflage black and white pants, and a white t-shirt.

Anyone with information on Thomas’ whereabouts are encouraged to contact the Birmingham Police Department’s Special Victims Unit at 205-297-841 or dial 911. You can also call Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama at 205-254-7777.

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