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Statewide Silver Alert canceled for missing Kansas man with dementia

Posted at 5:36 AM, Dec 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-03 11:17:25-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE - Dec. 3: Mr. Andrus was located safely in Rice County.

PREVIOUS: A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Kansas man.

Richard W. Andrus, 70, was last seen at his home in Inman, Kansas, at 9:30 a.m. on Dec. 1.

Andrus is 5-feet-11-inches tall and weighs 193 pounds. He is bald with blue eyes and was last seen wearing a green jacket and jeans. He also suffers from dementia.

The missing man is likely driving a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck with Vietnam Veteran plate 5123.

Law enforcement believes Andrus used his credit card at a Casey's in Ellsworth, Kansas, Sunday evening.

Anyone who sees Mr. Andrus should call 620-245-1266.