Silver Alert issued for missing Indiana man

Man may require medical attention, police say
Silver Alert issued for missing Indiana man
Posted at 10:29 AM, Oct 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-03 13:55:19-04

UPDATE: This Silver Alert was canceled by Indiana State Police at about 1 p.m. Wednesday. 


ROCHESTER, Ind. -- Indiana State Police issued a statewide Silver Alert for 78-year-old Rodney Howard of Rochester.

Howard was last seen at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Rochester Police Department. He is believed to be in “extreme danger” and may require medical assistance.

Rochester is about 105 miles north of Indianapolis.

Howard is 5’ 11’’ tall and weighs about 298 lbs. He has brown hair and brown eyes, according to police.

ISP says Howard was last seen driving a red 2013 Ford Escape with an Indiana license plate number of RKM370.

If you see Howard or his vehicle, call 911 or the Rochester Police Department at 574-223-3313.