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Silver Alert issued for missing Zachary man

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Posted at 10:49 PM, Oct 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-27 23:49:04-04

Louisiana State Police has issued a Silver Alert on behalf of the Zachary Police Department (ZPD) and is requesting assistance with locating Welton “Wic” Pierce, who was reported missing to ZPD this morning.

He was last seen at approximately 8:30 am this morning in the Zachary area driving a white 2002 GMC Sierra bearing Louisiana license plate W144768. His direction of travel is unknown.

Welton Pierce is an 81-year-old white male with gray hair and silver eyes. He is approximately 5’11” tall and weighs about 200 pounds. He was last seen wearing a gray shorts and blue short-sleeved shirt.

Family members confirm Mr. Pierce suffers from a medical condition which may impair his judgment.

Anyone having any information as to the whereabouts of Welton Pierce should immediately contact the Zachary Police Department at 225-654-9393.