Queens man who went missing from Manhattan hospital found safe

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Photo courtesy NYPD
Photo courtesy NYPD

A Richmond Hill man, who reportedly has the mental capacity of a child, has been found after he went missing from a Manhattan hospital on April 7.

A Richmond Hill man who wandered off from a Manhattan hospital earlier this week has been found safe, police said.

Israel Jardinez, 24, was left seen at Mount Sinai Hospital, on East 102 Street, just before 6 p.m. Monday, officials said.

According to WABC, Jardinez has the mental capacity of a child and went missing while at the hospital for a doctor’s appointment.

Police said he was found Saturday in good condition and has been reunited with his family.