Missing persons alert canceled for 92-year-old man - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Missing persons alert canceled for 92-year-old man

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Robert Buttinger (State police) Robert Buttinger (State police)
CHESTER, CT (WFSB) -

Connecticut State Police said a 92-year-old man who was headed to the Newington Veterans Hospital this morning never made it there.

Police issued a missing persons alert for Robert Buttinger, of Chester, on Thursday afternoon.

He had left his home at about 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, headed to the hospital, but was never seen there.

On Thursday evening the missing persons alert was canceled, however no further details were released.

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