Statewide Silver Alert canceled for Salina man

Update, Jan. 29, 2018: The statewide silver alert for Gene Wolfe has been canceled. Unfortunately, Wolfe was located deceased. The KBI directed further inquiries to the Salina Police Department.


Gene Oliver Wolfe

SALINE COUNTY, Kan. – The Salina Police Department has requested that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation distribute the below information in the form of a statewide Silver Alert.

The whereabouts of Gene Oliver Wolfe, 89, are unknown. Wolfe suffers from Alzheimer’s and dementia. He is 5 foot 5 inches, 155 pounds, has short gray hair, hazel eyes, and wears glasses.

Wolfe was last seen at approximately 3 p.m. Saturday, in Salina, Kan.. He is believed to have left home in a 2002 White Ford Taurus with Kansas tag number 096JGM. The Taurus also has a broken tail light.

Wolfe’s direction of travel is unknown. He mentioned going to his parents’ gravesite in Manchester, Kan., but has not been located there.

The Salina Police Department asks anyone with information, or who has had contact with Wolfe, to immediately call them at 785-826-7210.

Information thanks to Kansas Bureau of Investigation.

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