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University Of Delaware Offers Reward To Find Missing Man

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NEWARK, Del. (AP) - Newark Police say the University of Delaware is offering a $10,000 reward for locating a retired UD professor who has been missing for weeks. Officer say John Dohms suffers from dementia and was reported missing Sept. 13.

He was last seen walking north into White Clay Creek State Park. Police say Dohms may have a set of binoculars and wears a Medic Alert bracelet. Police do not suspect foul play in Dohms' disappearance. Authorities are urging residents to check their sheds, outbuildings, cars, under decks or other places of shelter. Anyone with information about Dohms should call 911.

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