Silver Alert issued for missing 91-year-old Ohio man

NEWARK, OH (WCMH) — Police are asking for your help locating a missing elderly man who is believed to have onset of dementia.

Emerson Holman, 91, was last seen by family Saturday evening, the Licking County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. He was last seen wearing blue-grey Docker style trousers wwith a yallow and tan plaid button up shirt and a baby blic jacket.

Holman is 5’11” tall, weights 150lbs, has blue eyes and white hair. He’s believed to be in a tan-colored Delta 88 Oldsmobile with Ohio license plate CSS-9938.

Deputies say Holman was seen within the last 24 hours in the Jacksontown/Thornville area, but he is now without his state driver’s license because he left it at a local gas station since he didn’t have means to pay for gasoline.

If you spot him, please call the Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit at 1-866-693-9171 or dial 911. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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