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Silver Alert canceled for man missing from Columbus

Posted at 4:42 PM, Jan 24, 2021

The Silver Alert for Jerry Wesler was canceled Sunday evening. Additional information wasn't immediately available.

COLUMBUS — A Silver Alert has been declared for a man last seen Saturday morning in Columbus.

Jerry Wesler, 55, is described as being 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighing 145 pounds, with gray hair and hazel eyes, according to the alert.

He was last seen around 10:30 a.m. Saturday wearing a black leather jacket, jeans, and white shoes. He is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to 911 or the Columbus Police Department at 812-379-1689.