Silver Alert Cancelled; Washburn County Man Found Safe

Sunday, January 21, 2018 | Wisconsin Department of Justice Silver Alert |

**UPDATE 1-21-18 at 10:28 am** - Silver Alert Cancellation - Mr. Zimbrick has been found safe.

Statewide Silver Alert issued for Franklin Zimbrick, 83, driving a red 1998, Dodge Dakota extended cab pickup with a silver topper, WI plate GY6456.

Franklin is 5'8" 250 lbs with gray balding hair and very short facial hair, blue eyes. He was last wearing a gray and black plaid jacket.

Franklin left his house before 5am, leaving the garage door open to a heated garage, he has not driven in 3 years. Generally he cannot stand or walk without a walker, which he left behind.

He does not have his medications.

He does like casinos but has not gone in a long time and has never gone alone.

He is missing from Springbrook in Washburn County, WI.

If you have information please contact the Washburn County Sheriff's Office at 715-468-4720.

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