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Silver Alert cancelled after missing Missouri man found

Posted at 2:24 PM, Nov 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-23 18:00:26-05

UPDATE, 4:45 p.m. | The Peculiar, Missouri, Police Department says Allen has been located and is safe.

EARLIER | The Missouri State Highway Patrol has issued a Silver Alert for a missing 80-year-old Missouri man.

Lon Thomas Allen, 80, was last seen on Sunday in the 22800 block of Shadow Glen Drive in Peculiar. He was driving a dark blue 2016 Chrysler 300 with Missouri license plates ZA2U2V north from Peculiar, heading back home to his residence in Lexington, Missouri.

Allen never arrived.

He is a Black male, six feet tall and 180 pounds. He has gray hair, brown eyes and was wearing a yellow sweater, green windbreaker jacket, green khaki pants and black cowboy boots at the time of his disappearance.

Allen suffers from dementia.

Anyone with information on Allen’s whereabouts is asked to call 911 or the Peculiar Police Department at 816-779-5102.