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Shelbyville police 'no longer' searching for missing man

Indiana Silver Alert Cancelled
Posted at 1:18 PM, Dec 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-16 15:43:35-05


In an email Thursday afternoon, Shelbyville Police Department Lt. Michael Turner said officers are "no longer searching" for Luther Noel.

"Additional details will be released as the investigation progresses," Turner wrote.


SHELBYVILLE — A Silver Alert has been declared for an 89-year-old man last seen Wednesday in Shelbyville.

Luther Noel is described as being about 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighing about 112 pounds, with gray hair and gray eyes, according to the alert.

He was last seen around 7:30 p.m. wearing a blue flannel shirt with maroon suspenders and blue pants, according to the alert.

Noel is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance, according to the alert.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call 911 or 317-392-2511.