UPDATE: Missing Ralls County Man Found, in Stable Condition
UPDATE: Ronald Howdeshell has been found and is in stable condition. Authorities had been searching for Howdeshell since Monday. He was found near Salt River around 8 p.m. on Wednesday and was taken to the hospital, according to WGEM. A report from KHQA state that Howdeshell was found alert and talking.
The Ralls County Sheriff Department has issued an Endangered SILVER Advisory for a missing adult incident that occurred at New London at 4:00 PM on September 8, 2014.
The endangered SILVER advisory missing adult is:
Ronald Eugene Howdeshell, a white, male, age 69, height 5 foot 6 inches, 262 lbs, brown hair, blue eyes, wearing unknown clothing.
Diagnosed Medical Condition(s): Possible Dementia, Diabetes, on Kidney Dialysis, Hypertension and Panic Attacks
Brown 2009 Ford Edge bearing Missouri, AC6F9A last seen unknown location.
Brief circumstances regarding the Endangered Silver Person incident:
Howdeshell advised family that he was lost in the New London area, that his vehicle was stuck in the mud in a field entrance and that when he exited his vehicle he also became stuck in the mud.
Anyone seeing the missing person, suspect, associate, or vehicle, or anyone having any information related to the endangered missing person should immediately dial 911 to contact the nearest law enforcement agency or call the Ralls County Sheriff Department at 573-985-7273.
Press release from the Missouri State Highway Patrol