CLAY CENTER (KSNT) – A statewide silver alert has ended after a missing man was found safely in Norton, Kansas.

The alert was issued on Tuesday for a missing 84-year-old man who was last seen in Clay Center around 5:30 a.m. leaving his home on Tuesday, Oct. 25, according to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation. He was found by law enforcement 166 miles from his home in Norton following a 5-hour search.

The KBI said that he will soon be reunited with his family following an assessment.