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CANCELLED: Gold Alert Issued for Smyrna Man

UPDATE (February 25, 2022):  The Gold Alert for David A. Brown has been cancelled after he was contacted in the Smyrna area on February 25th and returned to a nearby hospital for continuing treatment.

Incident/Complaint#:  50-22-5783

Date:  February 23, 2022 at 10:27 a.m.

Location: Bayhealth Kent Campus, 640 S. State Street Dover, DE

Officer Releasing Information:  Sgt. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for David A. Brown (43), of the Smyrna area.  Brown fled from Bayhealth Kent Campus at approximately 10:27 a.m. on February 23, 2022.  Brown was being treated for a condition that may pose a risk to his health and safety if not properly treated and maintained.  Brown is a black male, 5’11”, shaved head, brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a burgundy polo shirt, blue jeans, and black shoes.  Brown is known to frequent the Smyrna, Delaware area. 

If you have any information regarding Brown’s whereabouts, please call 302-736-7111 or 911 immediately.

David Brown