Missing Hibbing man found safe

By KBJR News 1

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Missing Hibbing man found safe

September 27, 2013 Updated Sep 27, 2013 at 10:44 AM CDT

Canyon, MN (NNCNOW.com) - A 32-year-old vulnerable Hibbing man, missing since Thursday, has been found safe.

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says Theodore Wilen ran away into the woods west of Highway 53 in the Canyon area around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.

Wilen suffers from some mental health issues. Authorities say he walked out of the woods Friday morning and hitchhiked home.