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Silver Alert canceled for missing Overland Park man

Silver Alert issued for missing Overland Park man
Posted at 6:58 AM, Jul 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-14 15:53:28-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — July 14, 11:00a.m. update: Mr. Whitley has been located by Kansas City police officers in good condition. He will be reunited with his family.

Previous: A Silver Alert was issued for an Overland Park man last seen driving a U-Haul moving van from Fishers, Indiana to Overland Park, Kansas.

Walter Whitley, 84, was driving alone in the truck on Highway 270 around noon. The family was in a different vehicle when heavy traffic caused them to get separated.

Mr.Whitley suffers from early onset Alzheimer's and diabetes. He does not have his medication with him.

Mr.Whitley is 5-foot-9-inches tall and weighs roughly 265 pounds. He is bald and has brown eyes.

The U-Haul truck has an Arizona Registration Plate AE87635.

Anyone who knows his whereabouts should call the Overland Park Police Department at 913-895-6300.