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Silver Alert issued for missing Columbia City man

Posted at 7:09 AM, Jun 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-20 07:09:54-04

COLUMBIA CITY — A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing northern Indiana man.

The Whitley County Sheriff's Department is looking for Gary L. Cox, 81, of Columbia City, who was last seen at 6 p.m. Friday while driving a red 2001 Infiniti I30 with Indiana license plate 879ALZ, according to a news release from Indiana State Police.

Cox is described as a white male who is 6-feet-2-inches tall and 205 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes. On Friday, he wore a t-shirt under a beige fishing shirt and beige cargo pants.

Anyone with information should contact the Whitley County Sheriff's Department at 260-244-6410 or 911.

Columbia City is located 124 miles northeast of Indianapolis.