Man at center of silver alert found dead, police say

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FORT WAYNE (Jan. 29, 2015) – A missing man at the center of a silver alert has died, according to authorities in Fort Wayne.

Fort Wayne police said a biker found the body of Scot Taylor, 62, who disappeared Wednesday after walking away from a group home.

Officers said Taylor wasn’t properly dressed for the weather and likely died from exposure. An autopsy was set for Thursday.

Taylor was last seen around 5:20 p.m. The silver alert was declared late Wednesday night.