Silver Alert continues for missing Brown County man

Joseph L. Carmer. Photo courtesy of Indiana State Police.

A Silver Alert has been issued for 76-year-old Joseph L. Carmer of Brown County.

The Brown County Sheriff’s Department says Carmer is believed to be in extreme danger and may require medical assistance.

He is a white man, 5′-07”, 173 lbs, with green eyes, and gray hair. Carmer was last seen wearing a black zip-up sweatshirt, light blue pants, possibly wearing a baseball cap, and has a tattoo of “MOM” on his right forearm.

He is missing from his home on Mt Liberty Road in Nashville since about 4:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon. Authorities called off the search at about 1:50 a.m. this morning today and resumed at 8 a.m.

If you have any information on Joseph L. Carmer, contact the Brown County Sheriff’s Department at 812-988-6655 x 0 or 911.