The Warsaw Police Department is investigating the disappearance of 54-year-old Gerald Griffith. A Silver Alert was issued for the missing man. He is believed to be in extreme danger and may need medical assistance. Griffith is missing both of his legs and wears prosthetic limbs with the American flag on them. He is also missing the fingers on his left hand. He is 5"1' and 244 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Griffith was last seen on Tuesday, April 12 around 9:30 a. m.
St. Joseph County's mask ordinance will now be in place until May 27th. That's the same day the county's mask mandate expires. The mandate requires people in public, enclosed spaces wear a mask if social distancing can't happen. The ordinance allows the health department to fine businesses who don't follow safety protocols like making employees wear a mask. Basically the health department and Doctor Einterz, they can make the ordinance but they can’t enforce it.
UPDATE: Police say this boy has been found and he is safe. ORIGINAL STORY: Elkhart police are asking for your help finding 14-year-old Tyrone Kirklen, Jr. The teen was last seen Tuesday afternoon on South Main Street on his way to the Tolson Center. Kirklen is 5'8" and 135 lbs. and he was last ween wearing a green shirt with a dog on the front, stone washed blue jeans, and black Air Force shoes. Police say he has medical issues, and needs to take medication.