CARROLLTON (CBSDFW.COM) – A grandfather with memory issues and his 5-year-old grandson were missing for several hours Monday night.
Police said Vincent Nguyen, 80, picked up his grandson Victor Nguyen from preschool around 3:00 p.m. and the family had not seen or heard from them since. It was around midnight when the pair was spotted at a gas station in Hudson Oaks — just outside Weatherford.READ MORE: Texas Bill Banning Abortions As Early As 6 Weeks Into Pregnancy Heads To Gov. Abbott's Desk
Officials say both the child and his grandfather are safe and are back home with their family.READ MORE: Possible Human Remains Found Near Paul Quinn College In Dallas
Police were concerned because Nguyen didn’t have his cell phone and had gotten lost before — that time was eventually found in Garland.MORE NEWS: 'Fort Worth's Fourth' Returns To Panther Island Pavilion With Some Modifications
Police say they didn’t issue a Silver Alert because Nguyen has not been diagnosed with dementia and an Amber Alert wasn’t activated because the little Victor wasn’t abducted.