Gold Alert Issued for Missing Middletown Man

New Castle County Police are currently searching for 74-year-old John Hollenbaugh Jr missing from his home in the community of Silver Maple Farms.

(Middletown, Del. – 19709) Earlier today, County Police responded to the 400 block of Winterberry Dr for a reported missing person.  Upon arrival, officers spoke with family members of John Hollenbaugh Jr.  Family members advised that at about 2:00p.m. today, John Hollenbaugh Jr left the residence in a vehicle without his necessary medication- which causes a concern for his welfare.  His destination is unknown.  Police searched the area for John Hollenbaugh Jr, but were unable to locate him.

John Hollenbaugh Jr is described as a 74-year-old white male, 5’6” tall, 200 pounds.  He was last seen wearing a camouflage Ford baseball cap, a grey fleece jacket and black sweatpants.  He is driving a 2013 red Nissan Altima bearing Delaware registration HP33207.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of John Hollenbaugh Jr 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.


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