READSBORO, Vt. – A 76-year-old man has been reported missing
after his family hasn't heard from him since the beginning of October.
Vermont State Police received a report of an overdue
motorist on Friday from a concerned family member of the missing man.
They told police that Merton Powers left to see family in
the State of Texas around October 3rd.
The family member said Powers has medical problems which may
cause him to become confused and disoriented.
Powers is described as a white male, white hair, blue eyes,
and approximately 5'4" feet tall, 145 pounds and wears glasses.
He was last seen near McKay's Auto in Brattleboro, Vermont.
He was last seen operating a Silver, 2006 Suzuki Forenza which
had Texas registration, JNL863.
Anyone who knows of Powers whereabouts are asked to contact
the Vermont State Police Barracks-Shaftsbury at 802.442.5421.