Silver Alert canceled for man ‘last seen fleeing’ hospital in Mount Airy

Joshua Patrick Mount

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. — A Silver Alert has been canceled for a man who was “last seen fleeing Northern Surry Hospital in Mount Airy,” according to a news release from Mount Airy police.

Police were looking for 43-year-old Joshua Patrick Mount.

Mount was found walking along a local street in Mount Airy at approximately 5:15 a.m. Thursday morning.

Mount was found uninjured and was taken into custody by officers from the Mount Airy Police Department. He was taken to Northern Surry Hospital for further evaluation.