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Verbatim: Statewide Silver Alert issued


Statement issued Friday:

The Peru Police Department is investigating the disappearance of an adult from Peru Indiana.

Peru is located 20 miles North of Kokomo Indiana.

Ben J. Hensley Sr. is an 84 year old white male, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 190 lbs, with gray hair and hazel eyes.

Ben J. Hensley Sr. was last seen at 3:15 pm on August 26, 2010 in Peru, and is believed to be in danger.

Ben J. Hensley Sr. was wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans with black suspenders and a baseball cap.

Peru Police Department says Ben J. Hensley Sr. is likely driving a green 1998 Chevrolet Silverado truck with Indiana disability license plate D160ED.

If you have any information on Ben J. Hensley please contact Peru Police Department at telephone number 765-473-5522.

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