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Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

Gold Alert Issued for Missing Newark Man

Date Posted: Tuesday, June 28th, 2016


Presented by Public Information Officer Master Corporal Jeffrey R. Hale


Newark, DE- Harold Brown has been located. The Gold Alert has been cancelled.

Released: 062816 1545


**Original Release**

Newark, DE-The Delaware State Police are issuing a Gold Alert for Harold Brown, 77, of Newark, Delaware.

Troopers are looking for Harold Brown who hasn’t been seen or heard from since approximately 10:45 p.m. on Monday, June 27, 2016, after he left a residence located in the 1000 block of Old Baltimore Pike, Newark.

There is a concern for Brown’s safety and welfare as troopers have been unable to make contact with him and attempts to locate him have been unsuccessful.

Harold Brown is described as a black male. He is 5’10” tall, weighs approximately 215 lbs, and has brown eyes and grey hair. Brown was last seen wearing black sweatpants, a blue shirt with a red and white design on it, brown sandals, and brown sunglasses.

A picture of Harold Brown is not available at this time. 

If anyone has any information in reference to the whereabouts of Harold Brown they are asked to call Troop 2 at 302-834-2620. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword “DSP.”

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Released: 062816 0835




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