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20
Oct

Silver Alert Success Story: 85-Year-Old Oklahoma Man Found In Arkansas

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.

11
Oct

Silver Alert Success Story: Oklahoma Man Found In Texas

On October 4, 2018, a Silver Alert issued for George Burlingame, Jr. Burlingame went missing on a trip from Biloxi, Mississippi to Altus, Oklahoma, and was found safe in Denton, Texas, 200 miles away from Altus.

According to the news story on KOKH-TV:

Update: Mr. Burlingame has been located in Denton, Texas and family members are on the way to him.

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A Silver Alert has been issued for an Oklahoma man, who was on his way home from Biloxi, Mississippi, to Altus, Oklahoma.

Police say the alert is for George Burlingame Jr. The man was supposed to arrive in Altus at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, but he stated to a friend he was in Ardmore, Oklahoma, at 2:30 a.m., Friday.

The man said he was “very tired and confused.”

Police in Irving, Texas, made contact with Burlingame at approximately 3:48 a.m. on Friday during a traffic stop. Burlingame was traveling the wrong direction to get home.

He hasn’t been heard from since the traffic stop.

14
Jan

Silver Alert Success Story: 85-Year-Old Oklahoma Man Found Safe in Texas

On January 13, 2018, a Silver Alert was issued for 85-year-old Howard Laverne Scott. Scott went missing in Nowata, Oklahoma; and was later found safe 300 miles away in Monatgue County, Texas.

From KTUL-TV:

Nowata Police issued a Silver Alert for an elderly gentleman who was reported missing.

Officials say 85-year-old Howard Laverne Scott was last seen on a surveillance video leaving a convenience store at 5:40 p.m. Saturday.

He was driving a black Ford F-150 King Ranch truck with a tan stripe on the bottom and an old rocking chair in the bed of the truck.The tag on the vehicle is OK #GLZ-143. The truck was last seen headed southbound on Highway 169.

Scott is five-feet, eight inches tall, weighs about 178 pounds, has blue eyes and salt and pepper hair.Police say the man suffers from dementia, which has been getting worse over the past few weeks.Officers say Scott was last seen wearing blue overalls and a maroon cowboy shirt.

Nowata police say 85-year-old Howard Scott has been found safe in Texas.