APD locate missing, elderly man

Update:

The Austin Police Department said they have located Ernest Hintz, 97, and he is safe.

 


The Austin Police Department is asking for the community's help in locating a missing, endangered, elderly man.

APD said Ernest Hintz, 97, went missing around 11:30 A.M. and was last seen at his home in 1500 block of Brushy View Cove. 

Police describe Hintz as a white male, bald, green eyes, 5'5, and weighs around 130 pounds. He was last wearing a teal blue shirt, with khaki pants, and black shoes.

Authorities believe Ernest is in the Northeast Austin area. Anyone with information on his whereabouts are asked to call 911 or the Cold Case/Missing Persons Unit at 512-974-5250.

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

WATCH FOX 7 NEWS LIVE

FOX 7 News streams at the following times (all times Central):


Monday - Friday

4:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

9 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.

Saturday

6 a.m. - 8 a.m.

6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Sunday

6 a.m. - 8 a.m.

5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

9 p.m. to 10 p.m.



Schedule subject to change in the event of network sports coverage.

We also stream press conferences and other breaking news coverage from time to time. When we are not in a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent broadcast.

To enter full screen Mode click the button.

For closed captioning, click on the button while in full screen mode.

Desktop/tablet users: To choose the stream's video quality, click on the button (while in full screen mode) and choose from 432p or 270p.

Mobile users:The video quality default is to your phone's settings.

Please allow time for buffering. If the stream stalls, refresh your browser. Thanks for watching

Stories You May Be Interested In - Includes Advertiser Stories