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Statewide Silver Alert issued for missing Martin County man

Photo of Jesse Martinez. (Provided Photo/ISP)

MARTIN COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Martin County man, according to the Indiana State Police.

Jesse Martinez, 45, was last seen on Friday, Aug. 21 at 1 p.m. in Loogootee, Indiana.

Martinez is described as a Hispanic male who is 5’10” and weighs 260 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

At the time of his disappearance, he was seen wearing a dark shirt, grey pants with black pockets on the knees and police believe he may be wearing glasses.

He is thought to be in danger and could require medical assistance.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact the Martin County Sheriff’s Office at 812-247-3726.