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Missing man with Down Syndrome found safe in Fort Lauderdale

Leighton Fuller
Posted at 1:28 PM, May 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-12 09:41:01-04

UPDATE: Leighton Fuller was found safe in Fort Lauderdale.


WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- West Palm Beach police are looking to locate a missing man with Down Syndrome.

Leighton Fuller has been missing since Thursday, May 9, 2019.

He was not at home when his father arrived and hasn't been seen since then.

Fuller is known to leave his home and walk to areas such as local hospitals and train stations.

He has previously gone missing, but police say they are normally able to locate him rather quickly.

In the past, he was found near railroad tracks.

Leighton Fuller was last seen wearing red shorts, a flowered pattern shirt, with medium length hair.

He is described as black with brown eyes, standing 5' 3" tall and weighing approximately 220lbs.

If you see Leighton Fuller, contact West Palm Beach police at 561-822-1900.