A Silver Alert has been canceled Tuesday night for a missing 72-year-old man missing from Ninilchik.

Alaska State Troopers in Soldotna had sought the public's help to find Maxwell Harper, last seen walking away from the area of the Sterling Highway and Oil Well Road in Ninilchik.

The alert for Harper was canceled at about 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. Troopers said in a Wednesday dispatch that "Harper was located by the Kenai Police Department and reunited with his family" at about 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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