On December 10, 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 82-year-old Don Miller. Miller went missing in Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas and was found safe 75 miles away in Doniphan, Missouri.
According to the news story on KAIT-TV:
The Izard County Sheriff’s Department says a missing Horseshoe Bend man was found safe. Authorities searched for Don Miller of Horseshoe Bend.
Around midnight Monday, the Izard County Sheriff’s Office told Region 8 News that Don Miller, 82, was found in Doniphan, MO. A deputy was on his way to pick Miller up.
A Silver Alert was activated when he disappeared Monday after leaving his home to go to West Plains.
On October 17, 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 85-year-old Charles Loveless. Loveless went missing in Mannford, Oklahoma and was found safe 260 miles away in Conway, Arkansas.
According to the news story on KFSM-TV5:
An 85-year-old Mannford, Oklahoma, man who went missing Thursday has been located and is safe.
A Silver Alert that had been issued for Charles Loveless was canceled about 8:15 a.m. Friday.
According to Mannford Police, Loveless was found near Conway, Arkansas, after he stopped briefly while driving from Oklahoma. Police said they had been pinging his cellphone about every 15 minutes in an effort to track him. When Loveless stopped, Mannford Police were able to contact authorities in Faulkner County, who found Loveless and took him to sheriff’s office.
On October 7 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 82-year-old Jewell George Prevoe. Prevoe went missing in Lewisville, Arkansas and was found safe 570 miles away in Bethany, Missouri.
According to the news story in the Texarkana Gazette:
An elderly man reported missing several days ago has been found safe in Missouri.
Jewell George Prevoe, 82, of Lewisville, Ark., has been located in Bethany, Mo., according to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office.
A Silver Alert was issued over the weekend for Prevoe when his family could not locate him or his truck.
Silver Alerts are similar to Amber Alerts and are issued when an elderly person is missing.