Gold Alert For Missing Newark Man-Richard Deputy

New Castle County Police are currently searching for 64-year-old Richard Deputy missing from his home in the community of Lexington Square.

(Newark, Del.-19711) On Tuesday (August 1) at approximately 1:15 p.m., New Castle County Police were dispatched to the unit block of Sentry Lane for the report of a missing person. Police learned that Richard Deputy left the residence and suffers from medical conditions that cause a concern for his welfare.

Richard Deputy is described as a black male, 5’8” tall, 249 pounds, gray hair, brown eyes and missing his top teeth. He was observed wearing a gray and lime green shirt, khaki shorts and green sneakers. He may be driving a silver Toyota Tundra with Delaware registration HP36320.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Richard Deputy to 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.FullSizeRender