Man missing for 30 years realizes who he is

A Canadian man who was missing for nearly 30 years has been found after he had a flash of memory.

Edgar Latulip, who had developmental delays and functioned at a child's level, was 21 when he was reported missing. He walked away from a group home in September 1986, The Waterloo Region Record reported.

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His mother had given up hope of seeing her son again. 

Last month, a man started to remember parts of his past, giving a name to his social worker. 

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Police confirmed with a DNA test that the man with no memory was Latulip, The Waterloo Region Record reported.

Police think that Latulip lost his memory because of a head injury after a bus trip to Niagara Falls. 

He has yet to be reunited with his family.

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