Silver Alert for 76-year-old man with cognitive impairment discontinued

UPDATE: The Silver Alert for a missing 76-year-old man with a cognitive impairment has been discontinued.


Brownsville police are searching for a 76-year-old man with a cognitive impairment last seen Wednesday.

Police are looking for Jesus Gonzalez Alvarez, who is 5 feet, 6 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds. He has gray hair, is balding and has hazel eyes.

The man was last seen around 11 a.m. Wednesday at 700 E. St. Charles St. in Brownsville.

Police believe the man's disappearance poses a credible threat to his health and safety.

Anyone with information is asked to call Brownsville police at 956-548-7000.

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Ivan Herrera has worked as a journalist in San Antonio for three years. With the creation of the News at 9 digital newscast and using his background in business, he developed "Money: It's Personal," a weekly series that breaks down personal finance topics. Before living in SA, Ivan covered border news in the Rio Grande Valley.