A missing Monroe County man apparently has been found safe, Stroud Area Regional Police reported Wednesday afternoon.

The family of 54-year-old Michael Vitek, who is deaf, was concerned about his mental and physical well-being.

Police had asked for the public's help to find Vitek, who was last seen leaving his home in the 100 block of Denis Court in Stroud Township around 9 p.m. Tuesday.

He left on foot.

Police provided no details regarding when and where Vitek was found.