REPORT:

Springboro drug distributor benefited from weakened drug enforcement

FOUND: Missing 87-year-old Dayton man


UPDATE @ 2:49 p.m. 10/18/2016:

FOUND: Missing Dayton man, Sylvester Yarbrough, 87, was found at a hospital in Highland County earlier today.

FIRST REPORT @ 4:17 a.m. 10/18/2016:

A Missing Adult Alert has been issued for an 87-year-old Dayton man with dementia.

Police are looking for Sylvester Yarbrough, who was last seen at 8:30 p.m. Monday.

Yarbrough, of Cambridge Avenue, left his home at that time and did not return.

Yarbrough is described as a black male, 5-foot-5 and 140 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen wearing dark blue Dickey pants, a neon green crew-neck T-shirt with Hauser on it, a camo ball cap, black work boots and he uses a burgundy cane.

Yarbrough was driving a black/tan 2008 Cadillac DTS, with Ohio license plate number GQA3525.

Anyone with information on Yarbrough is urged to call 1-866-693-9171 or 911.

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