Subject of Silver Alert Located in Milton
On Monday, October 19, 2020, a Silver-Alert was issued for Mr. Edward Maslanka, age 86, who had gone missing from his home in Fort Walton Beach. He was located in the City of Milton after an alert citizen recognized him and the white Nissan Altima he was driving. Mr. Steven Duncan saw the Silver Alert on local media and recognized Mr. Maslanka. He contacted MPD and officers were able to make contact just before 8 a.m. on Tuesday, October 20. Mr. Maslanka has been returned safely to his family.
Chief Tony Tindell thanked our citizens for their diligence in looking out for the most vulnerable in our community and taking action to protect them. “One person definitely made a difference in this case and returned this gentleman to his family”, said Chief Tindell.
For more information, please contact the Milton Police Department at 850-983-5420.