The New Castle County Police Department is searching for 81-year-old Howard P. Dillman.

(Newark, DE 19702) Last Wednesday (Jan 5) at approximately 9:22 PM, patrol officers from the New Castle County Division of Police were dispatched to Prescott Drive in the community of Varlano Village for a report of a missing person. When the officers arrived, they learned that 81-year-old Howard P. Dillman had left the residence earlier and after he left, made statements that caused a concern for his welfare.

Howard Dillman is a white male with white hair,  blue eyes 6’02, and weighs approximately 230lbs.  He was last seen wearing a red Puma Hoodie and blue jeans.   He left driving a 2012 charcoal-colored, Dodge Grand Caravan with Delaware registration (PC 188806).

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Howard Dillman to please contact the New Castle County Division of Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at, or (IM) on the New Castle County Police Facebook page.