Silver Alert Success Story: 76-year old Maryland man found in West Virginia
On January 4, 2012, a Silver Alert was issued for 76-year-old John Holiday Hawkins. Hawkins went missing in Temple Hills, Maryland and was found safe 240 miles away at a Wal-Mart in West Virginia.
From the news story on Upper Marlboro Patch:
John Holiday Hawkins, who left his home in Temple Hills Tuesday evening, was found at a Wal-Mart in West Virginia at 1:40 a.m. Thursday, according to the Prince George’s County Police Department.
Hawkins, 76, originally drove from his home, located along the 2400 block of 26th Avenue in Temple Hills, to take a family member to the Naylor Road Metro Station.