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Silver Alert Success Story: 72-Year-Old Missouri Man Found In Kansas

On August 6, 2015, a Silver Alert issued for 72-year-old Jerry Stewart. Stewart went missing in Deepwater, Missouri and was found safe over 130 miles away in Osage County, Kansas.

According to the news story on WDAF-TV:

LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — A 72-year-old man was found in Osage County, Kansas at Overbrook City Lake after his car ran out of gas.

Police in Lee’s Summit issued an endangered Silver Advisory for Jerry Stewart Thursday afternoon.

Police say Stewart was heading from Deepwater, Mo.  to Menorah Medical Center for medical treatment, but never made it. He was last seen wearing a black and blue striped dress shirt and jeans.  Deepwater is just south of Clinton, Mo., and about an hour and 20 minutes from Lee’s Summit.


Silver Alert Success Story: 76-year-old Missouri Woman Found In Kansas

On September 26, 2014, a Silver Alert  was issued for 76-year-old Janet Sue Hendren. Hendren went missing in Independence, Missouri and was later found safe 40 miles away in Johnson County, Kansas.

From the news story at KSHB-41:

Law enforcement in Johnson County, Kansas found Hendren.  She is safe.

Original story:

Police in Independence issued a silver alert after a woman disappeared Thursday night.

They want everyone to be on the lookout for Janet Sue Hendren.

Hendren is 76 years old; police say she has early onset of dementia.


Silver Alert Success Story: 84-Year-Old Kansas Man Found in Oklahoma

On May 17, 2014, a Silver Alert issued for 84-year-old Floyd Tiffany. Tiffany went missing in Derby, Kansas and was found safe 110 miles away in Enid, Oklahoma.

From the story at KAKE-TV:

A Derby man, suffering from dementia, who disappeared Saturday morning has been found.

Derby Police say 84-year-old Floyd Tiffany was found by police in Enid, Oklahoma. Floyd was not hurt and will be reunited with his family.