Silver Alert for missing 73-year-old man discontinued

John Goodlett was last seen Thursday in the 8000 block of FM 620 in Austin, officials say

John Goodlett was last seen at 10:53 a.m., Thursday, in the 8000 block of FM 620. (KSAT)

AUSTIN, TexasUPDATE: A Silver Alert for a missing 73-year-old man from Austin has been discontinued.

According to the Austin Police Department, John Goodlett has been found.

Police did not say where, or in what condition Goodlett was found in.


(Original Story)

The Austin Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 73-year-old man in Austin, Texas.

John Goodlett was last seen at 10:53 a.m. Thursday in the 8000 block of FM 620, driving a white Mitsubishi Mirage with a license plate that reads “86195V7.” The vehicle also has a disabled veteran license plate on the front of the car that reads “1DV6472.”

Goodlett was diagnosed with a cognitive impairment and is described as having gray hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue North Face shirt and basketball shorts, according to officials.

Anyone with more information on Goodlett’s whereabouts is urged to contact Austin police at 512-974-5000.

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About the Author:

Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.