Missing Retired Firefighter From Forest Hills Found in Manhattan

 John Gorman, 79, was found on Thursday morning.
John Gorman, 79, was found on Thursday morning.
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QUEENS — An elderly Forest Hills man who's a retired firefighter suffering from dementia, was found Thursday morning after going missing nearly two days earlier, police said.

John Gorman, 79, a former firefighter, was found wandering around Gold Street in Manhattan, authorities said.

He appeared to be in good condition and was reunited with his family, police said.

Gorman, according to the NYPD said, had been reported missing before.

His disappearance prompted a massive search that involved helicopters flying over Forest Hills.