Silver Alert issued for Jackson man

John Harrell, 68, subject of a Silver Alert in Jackson, Miss., Mar. 6, 2019 (Source: Mississippi Bureau of Investigation)

JACKSON, Miss. (WTOK) - The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has issued a Silver Alert for John Harrell, 68, of Jackson, Miss.

Harrell is a black male, 6 feet tall, 260 pounds and has black and gray hair and brown eyes.

He was last seen Sunday, Mar. 3, at about 9:05 p.m. in the vicinity of 4830 N. State Street in Jackson. At the time, Harrell was wearing a black jacket and blue jeans.

Harrell was last seen walking near N. State Street, but his direction of travel is unknown.

Family members say Harrell suffers from a medical condition that may impair his judgment.

If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of John Harrell, please contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234.