WaKeeney man subject of Silver Alert

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

The whereabouts of Russell A. Hearting, 72, are unknown, and the public’s assistance is requested to help locate him. Hearting is a white male with grey hair and hazel eyes. He is 5 ft. 10 in. tall and weighs approximately 160 lbs.

Hearting was last seen on foot on Wednesday, May 29, at approximately 10 p.m. on 190th and C Road in Trego County, when he refused a ride that was offered to him. He was last seen wearing a red long-sleeved shirt, blue jeans, and high-top tennis shoes. He may be suffering from dementia.

If you see Hearting, or have information about his whereabouts, please immediately contact the Trego County Law Enforcement Center at (785) 743-5711.