Police Find the Body of Missing Elderly Kansas Man

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KINGMAN, Kan. — Authorities in Kansas say they found the body of a missing 89-year old man with dementia who disappeared Tuesday.

A “Silver Alert” was sent out on Wallace G. “Gene” Fairchild, asking the public to watch out for the elderly man.

Police have not said how he died or where his body was found.

He was last seen driving west bound on Highway 54 in Kingman, Kansas, around 12:30 p.m Tuesday. According to his family, Fairchild stopped daily at two different family member’s residence in rural southeast and southwest Kingman County and failed to make contact at either location.

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