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May

Silver Alert Success Story: 87-Year-Old New Jersey Woman Found in New York

On May 30, 2019, a Silver Alert was issued for 87-year-old June Cross. Cross went missing in New Milford, New Jersey and was safe 50 miles away in Middletown, New York.

According to the news story in Bergenfield Daily Voice:

A 87-year-old New Milford resident who went missing the day was found safe Friday morning by police in Middletown, NY, more than 50 miles from home, authorities said.

June Cross, who is deaf, was driving a grey 2009 Honda Accord when she “left a meeting in Midland Park and did not return home” Thursday morning, Detective Lt. Kevin Van Saders said.

21
Feb

Silver Alert Success Story: 85-Year-Old North Carolina Man Found In New York

On February 18, 2019, a Silver Alert was issued for 85-year-old Donald Walter Calder. Calder went missing in Wilmington, North Carolina, and was safe 600 miles away at LaGuardia Airport in New York City.

According to the news story on WECT-TV:

An 85-year-old man who was reported missing from Wilmington was found safe at La Guardia Airport, according to the Wilmington Police Department.

Donald Walter Calder left his family’s home in the 300 block of Pinecliff Dr. sometime Sunday evening and didn’t return. A Silver Alert was issued because Calder suffers from dementia.

Police say he flew to La Guardia. Calder’s son said his father was headed to Toronto.

“We’re just glad he’s safe and on his way back,” Bruce Calder said of his father. “Many, many thanks to the police that took the matter very seriously.”

9
Mar

Silver Alert Success Story: 79-Year-Old Connecticut Man Found in New York

On March 7, 2018, a Silver Alert issued for 79-year-old Tony Capuano. Capuano went missing in Stratford, Connecticut and was found safe in Upstate New York.

From the article in the Connecticut Post:

The Silver Alert was canceled for a missing town man when he was found in upstate New York on Wednesday, police said.

Police said he was found safe and well around 5 p.m. Wednesday. The alert was issued earlier Wednesday morning.

Retired firefighter Tony Capuano, 79, was reported missing by his family Wednesday, police said. He was last seen driving a 2007 grey/blue Chrysler 300. He suffers from dementia and diabetes.