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Gold Alert Cancellation 4-21-2019

UPDATE: The Gild Alert issued for Charlie McClain has been lifted after he was located and returned home safely.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-11996

Date/Time:   Friday, April 19th, 2019 at approximately 2:00PM

Location: Blue Coat Street, Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:   M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for a Dover man.  Charlie McClain (age: 63) was last seen at his residence on Blue Coat Street at approximately 2:00PM on Friday, April 19th, 2019 and was last heard from via phone at approximately 8:00PM on the same date.  McClain operates a bronze Cadillac SRX Sport Utility Vehicle with an unknown PA registration.  He is approximately 5’6″, 220 pounds, with black hair, gray beard, and wears glasses.  McClain also suffers from medical conditions that may affect his health and safety if not properly monitored and treated.  If you have any information on McClain’s whereabouts, please contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111