*UPDATE* Silver Alert canceled after missing man found safe


According to the Texas DPS the Silver Alert for Standley Paul Short has been discontinued.


MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Texas— An active Silver Alert has been issued by the Montgomery Sherriff’s Office for a missing elderly man.

The Sheriff’s Office is searching for Standley Paul Short, 80, who is diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment. Police believe Short’s disappearance poses a credible threat to his own health and safety.

The missing man is described as a white male,

  • 6’ 2” in height, 145 pounds
  • Gray/brown hair
  • Hazel eyes

Short was last seen at 1:15 p.m. on Sunday in the Montgomery County area, wearing a white button-down long sleeve shirt, blue jeans, a black belt and black shoes. According to the Sheriff's Office, Short is missing half of his nose.

Officials also say Short was seen driving a white diamond, 2012 Cadillac Escalade with Texas license plate BL16687.

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is asking for anybody with information regarding Mr. Short to contact (936) 760-5800.

Affected Texas counties and/or regions: NWS Fort Worth, Shreveport, Lake Charles, Houston, Corpus Christi, Austin/San Antonio