Statewide Silver Alert canceled for missing Hammond man
UPDATE (Dec. 26, 2018)– The Silver Alert has been canceled. Police have not said if the man was found safe or not.
HAMMOND, Ind. — A statewide Silver Alert has been declared for a Hammond man last seen on Christmas morning.
Romulo Najera, 81, is a Hispanic male, 5 feet 7 inches tall, 190 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a camouflage hate, white button up shirt, blue jeans and black shoes.
Najera was last seen in Hammond, Indiana – which is 159 miles northwest of Indianapolis – on Tuesday, Dec. 25 at 9 a.m. He is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Hammond Police at 219-660-0000 or 911.