Silver Alert Lifted: Inman Man Found Safe

A missing 70-year-old man with dementia who had been missing since Sunday morning has been found safe.

The McPherson County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that Richard Andrus was found safe Monday evening. The sheriff’s office did not provide additional information. The initial post is below.

The Inman Police Department requested that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) issue a statewide Silver Alert for a missing Inman man.

Police are looking for 70-year-old Richard W. Andrus. He has dementia. Andrus is a white male, 5 ft. 11 in., 193 lbs. He is bald and has blue eyes. Andrus was last seen wearing a green jacket and jeans. He was last known to be driving a red 2013 Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck, with Vietnam Veteran tag 5123, heading in an unknown direction.

Last point of contact with Andrus was at his home in Inman on Sunday morning around 9:30 a.m.

Andrus did possibly use his credit card at a Casey’s convenience store in Ellsworth on Sunday evening.

If you see Richard Andrus, or his vehicle, please immediately call McPherson County dispatch at (620) 245-1266.