UPDATE: missing deaf man FOUND

WESLEY CHAPEL, Fla - Family members tell ABC Action News a missing deaf man is safe at home. Niran Jegede made contact with his family this evening.  He had been staying with a friend according to family members.

Original release:

Pasco Sheriff’s Office is seeking help in locating a missing Wesley Chapel man.  Niran Jegede had just been released from the hospital on February 28th for heart issues.  Sometime after returning home that day, Jegede left his house again in a 2013 black Lincoln MKZ.  Family members have not heard from Jegede since.

Jegede is a 32-year-old, 6 foot 3, 180 pounds, short black hair, brown eyes and a tattoo of a basketball player on his right arm.  Jegede is completely deaf and cannot read lips according to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office.  

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