Silver Alert Success Story: 78-year old Wisconsin Man Found in Indiana
On October 1, 2015, a Silver Alert was issued for 78-year-old Wayne Kreft. Kreft went missing in Monroe, Wisconsin and was found 170 miles away in Hobart, Indiana.
From the news story at WKOW-TV:
A 78-year old Monroe man who was reported missing late Thursday afternoon was found a few hours later, more than 170-miles away in Indiana.
At about 7:50 p.m, authorities in Hobart, Indiana contacted the Green County sheriff’s department, which had issued a Silver Alert for Wayne P. Kreft about an hour earlier.
Hobart police say Kreft had been in a car crash, but was not hurt.
Authorities contacted Kreft’s family and they will bring him back home.