Silver Alert canceled for Cheektowaga man

Posted at 9:05 PM, Apr 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-01 02:24:33-04

A Silver Alert has been canceled for a Cheektowaga man.

The Cheektowaga Police Department issued an alert for 58-year-old Eugueni N. Kovatchev Monday night, reporting he suffers from Alzheimer’s disease, dementia, or related cognitive disorders. The alert was canceled at 2 a.m. Tuesday.

Kovatchev is described as a white male, 5-foot-6 inches tall, weighing 160 pounds.  Police say he was last seen wearing a black jacket, black hat and green pants.

Police say Kovatchev does not drive, but is known to take the bus and try to get to Canada.

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