83-year-old man who disappeared in North Texas has been found, officials say

The Silver Alert issued for Jerry Hamrick is now discontinued

Jerry Hamrick was last seen at 8:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of W Hyman Street in Stephenville. (KSAT)

Update:

Jerry Hamrick has been found and the Silver Alert issued in his disappearance has been discontinued, officials said.

Details surrounding Hamrick’s disappearance are still limited at this time. We’ll bring more updates as they become available.

Original:

A search is underway for a 83-year-old man who disappeared Friday night in North Texas, according to authorities.

Jerry Hamrick was last seen at 8:30 p.m. in the 1300 block of W Hyman Street in Stephenville, officials said. He was traveling in a white 2011 Toyota Highlander with a Texas plate that reads, “CX5Z895.”

Stephenville Police said he has a cognitive impairment and his disappearance “poses a credible threat to his own health and safety.”

Hamrick is described as having white hair, brown eyes and is 5 feet, 10 inches tall.

Anyone with more information on Hamrick’s whereabouts is urged to contact the Stephenville PD at 254-918-1273.


About the Author:

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