THURSDAY 2/19/2020 12:18 p.m.
MANITOWOC, Wis. (WFRV) – The Silver Alert for a missing Chicago man last seen in Manitowoc has been canceled.
The statewide alert was issued early Wednesday morning for 79-year-old Petru Iancu who was last seen Tuesday morning.
Officials say Petru was found safe.
Original Story: MISSING PERSON: 79-year-old Petru Iancu last seen in Manitowoc
WEDNESDAY 2/19/2020 2:49 a.m.
(WFRV) – A Silver Alert has been issued statewide for 79-year-old Petru Iancu of Chicago.
He was last seen leaving the Holiday Inn in Manitowoc around 10 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18th.
Iancu is 5’06”, 180 pounds, blue eyes, grey/bald on top. He walks slow and with a limp due to issues with both knees and is wearing brown hiking style shoes, black sweatpants with a red stripe, blue jacket, wears glasses and an ascot hat.
He indicated he was planning on immediately returning home to Chicago.
Iancu is driving a 2017 Black Hyundai Tucson, IL license plate Q988717 (similar vehicle pictured).
Anyone with information is asked to call Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office at 920-683-4201.