LOCATED - Silver Alert: Carl James Beach
Springfield, Mo. – Carl James Beach has been safely located. Thank you to all who assisted in the search.
The Springfield Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating an endangered missing person.
Carl James Beach, 80, is a 148-pound, 5-foot-5 Springfield man with short grey hair and blue eyes. Beach was last seen at his home, 640 S. Hazelnut, at 3 p.m., on Nov. 9, in his vehicle, a white 2017 Ford Fusion with license plate TC0Y2P.
Last seen wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans and a jacket, Beach took nothing with him. Beach’s family indicated he wanted to go to the “casinos.” Beach used to go to casinos in Joplin, but he hasn’t visited a casino in years.
Beach has dementia as well as high blood pressure, which requires medication.
Anyone with information relating to his whereabouts should call 911 or the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or make an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477).
Release authorized by A/Lt. Jason Trusler