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Missing pensioner found

PUBLISHED: 11:59 23 July 2019 | UPDATED: 16:13 23 July 2019

A pensioner who took a train to Barking but never arrived has been found.

Thomas Standley, 86, bought a ticket from Sudbury station, in Suffolk, yesterday (Monday, July 22) so he could visit family in east London.

However, he failed to arrive in Barking.

Suffolk Police launched an appeal to find him and officers have since confirmed he was found in Bethnal Green today (Tuesday, July 23).

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