Pottawatomie Co. Sheriff’s Office issues Silver Alert for missing man with autism


POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY, Okla. (KFOR) – The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for missing 51-year-old man who has autism and is deaf.

Officials are looking for James Murphy who is described as a white male. A further description of Murphy’s appearance is unknown.

His last known location is on Lake Road in Shawnee on July 29 around 3 a.m.

The sheriff’s office says Murphy has autism and is deaf. Authorities add that he has the mental capacity compared to that of a 13-year-old.

If you know his whereabouts or have any information, call officials immediately.

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