Endangered Missing Adult Alert issued for Franklin County man, 67


Columbus police issued an endangered missing adult alert for a 67-year-old man who was last seen leaving his residence earlier Wednesday night.

>>Driver accused of running over woman outside a church

Lonnie Estep, 5-foot-4 and 270 pounds, has brown hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black Ohio State University T-shirt, blue jeans and black shoes.

Estep left his residence at 7:30 p.m. in a dark blue 2010 Chevrolet Malibu and has not returned. The Ohio license plate number is GGZ5536.

He is a diabetic, has memory issues and other medical conditions. If you see Estep or the vehicle, you are asked to call 9-1-1, the Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit at 866-693-9171 or Columbus police.

Got a tip? Call our monitored 24-hour line, 937-259-2237, or send it to newsdesk@cmgohio.com.


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