Gold Alert Issued for Missing Man – Christopher Owens

New Castle County Police are currently searching for 30-year-old Christopher Owens.

During the nighttime hours on Thursday (Dec. 15), Christopher Owens contacted a public hotline and made statements which caused a concern for his welfare.   County Police checked Christopher Owens’ last known address in Newark and found that he no longer lives there.  Through the investigation, officers learned that Christopher Owens is believed to be homeless and may be driving a vehicle to the Baltimore, MD area.

Christopher Owens is described as a black male, 6’03” tall, 170 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair.  The vehicle description is unknown at this time.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Christopher Owens 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.


Christopher Owens