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Silver Alert issued for missing O'Fallon, MO man

(Source: Missouri State Highway Patrol) (Source: Missouri State Highway Patrol)
O'FALLON, MO (KFVS) -

The O'Fallon, Missouri Police Department has issued an Endangered Silver Advisory for a missing man.

William Charles Ellersick, 77, is 5 feet, 10 inches tall and 135 pounds. He has gray hair, hazel eyes, fair complexion and was wearing a button-down shirt and blue jeans.

Police say he has dementia and has been missing since Sunday, April 19.

They say Ellersick drives a tan 2001 Ford Ranger with a Missouri license plate 8SF551, which is missing from the home on Woodchase Court in O'Fallon, Mo.

According to police, Ellersick is believed to have a snub-nose revolver and has made statements about going to Illinois and Colorado.

Anyone who has seen Ellersick or the his vehicle is asked to call 911 immediately, their local law enforcement or the O'Fallon Police Department at 636-240-3200.

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