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State police want public's helping finding a missing person

Courtesy of the Michigan State Police

Michigan State Police are asking the public’s help in locating a missing man from Oscoda.

State police say 86-year-old Tom Kitchen has been missing since Friday (December ninth).

He was last seen driving west on Bissonette Road in Oscoda Township. He drives a 2007 Red Ford F-150 with a red topper, the back window on the topper is gone.

Kitchen is described as a white man, 5-foot-8 inches tall and about 200 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes. You can see his picture on our website. He’s also on daily medications and requires an oxygen tank.

Police said Kitchen is an avid outdoorsman and visits the Ausable River on a regular basis.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Oscoda Police Department at 989-739-9111

Rick Brewer has been news director at WCMU since February 2024.