Silver Alert canceled, missing Lafayette man found safe

Howard Chappell

UPDATE: The Silver Alert for Howard Chappell has been canceled. Police said that Chappell was found in MIchigan City, Indiana and is safe.

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WTHR) — A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Lafayette man.

The Lafayette Police Department is investigating the disappearance of Howard W. Chappell, a 56-year-old white male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 160 to 180 pounds, blonde hair and blue eyes.

Howard was last seen Monday wearing a Purdue windbreaker, black shirt, pants and white shoes and driving a white Jeep Cherokee.

Howard is missing from the Lafayette, Indiana-area and was last seen on Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at 3:15 p.m.

He is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance.

If you have any information on Howard W. Chappell, contact the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200 or 911.