09/04/2014 02:06 EDT | Updated 11/03/2014 05:59 EST

Missing elderly couple in Calgary return home fine, investigation closed

CALGARY - Police in Calgary say a missing couple in their 70s have returned home safely.

Kwok Ching (Tom) Mah and Mee Yuk Mah, both 78, were reported missing after leaving their home in the city's northeast at 8 a.m. Tuesday.

It was believed the two were on their way to visit a relative; however, they never made it to their destination.

On Wednesday evening, police say the couple returned home in good health, and the investigation has been closed.