Kermit Peters

INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) – Independence police have issued an Endangered Silver Alert Advisory for an 87-year-old man.

Kermit Peters of Independence has dementia and is in need of numerous medications.

Peters is described as a white male, 5’9” tall, weighs 180 pounds, salt and pepper hair and has brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a dark blue coat, possibly a red shirt and blue jeans.

Police said that Peters was last seen picking up a pizza at Papa Murphy’s in Blue Springs at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. He did not return home.

Officials say that Peters was driving a 2012 black Buick LaCrosse sedan with Missouri license plate CF11N.

 UPDATE: Kermit Peters has been found safe in Raytown as of Tuesday evening. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

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