Friday, March 05, 2010

Deaf-mute man from Bhutan found

Deaf-mute man from Bhutan found

AURORA - Police say a refugee from Bhutan who is a deaf-mute and does understand English was found on Thursday evening after he went missing earlier this week.

Aurora Police say 42-year-old Tulasi Niroula went missing on Monday afternoon.

Police he is unharmed.

He has only been in the U.S. for six months.

Police say Niroula was found on Tuesday and taken to a local hospital under a John Doe alias. A person at the hospital saw a news report on Thursday night and called Aurora Police.