New Castle County Police Issues “Gold Alert,” Seeks Missing Person

The New Castle County Police are currently searching for Bisit Stewart, a 77-year-old man missing from the unit block of West  Dale Road in Wilmington.

(Wilmington, Del.-19810) The New Castle County Police responded to a home in Northfield for the report of a missing person.  Officers learned Bisit suffers from Dementia and left his home at approximately 1:45 this afternoon.

Bisit was last seen packing his car with clothing and making statements that he was heading to North Carolina.  Officers learned Bisit does not not well and easily gets lost and confused when driving.

Bisit Stewart is described as a Caucasian man, 5’8’’ tall, weighing approximately 150lbs. with balding gray hair.  He was last seen wearing a gray long sleeve sweater, tan pants, white sneakers and metal glasses.  He was last seen leaving his home in a gray/silver 2002 Buick Century with Delaware registration 388854.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Bisit Stewart to please contact New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at

Citizens with the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips.  Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit.  The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all IPhone and Android smartphones.