Statewide Silver Alert canceled, Andover man found safely

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Published: Mar. 31, 2023 at 9:27 PM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update: The Kansas Bureau of Investigation said the missing man was found safely in Marion County late Saturday evening. The Statewide Silver Alert has been canceled.

Update: The Kansas Bureau of Investigation confirms the vehicle belonging to the missing Andover man was located Saturday at approximately 4:00 p.m.

The KBI said he was not with the vehicle and is possibly on foot or picked up. The vehicle was located one mile west of the city of Florence on highway 50.

The Andover Police Department is working with multiple law enforcement agencies to locate him.

If you have any information, contact the Andover Police Department at 316-733-5177 ext. 0.

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation on Friday issued a Statewide Silver Alert for an 85-year-old Andover man reported missing.

The KBI said he was last heard from at noon Friday on his landline phone at his home. A camera in northwest Wichita later caught him driving north on Ridge Road from 13th Street in his 2005 Chevy Tahoe with Kansas tag 14879.

He stands about 5′10 and weighs about 150 pounds. He has gray hair and brown eyes.

Anyone who may see him or knows where he could be should call Andover Police Department dispatch at 316-733-5177 ext. 0.