CANCELLED – Statewide Silver Alert Issued For Missing Wichita Woman


SEDGWICK COUNTY – The Wichita Police Department have reported that Delia Garlington was located safe. The silver alert has been canceled.


SEDGWICK COUNTY – The Wichita Police Department requested that the Kansas Bureau of Investigation (KBI) issue a statewide Silver Alert for a missing Wichita woman. 

The whereabouts of Delia M. Garlington, 72, are unknown, and the public’s assistance is requested to help locate her. If you see Garlington, her vehicle, or have information about her whereabouts, please immediately contact 911.

The Wichita Police Department (WPD) needs your help in locating 72-year-old Delia M. Garlington.

Delia was last seen at approximately 4 p.m. today at her home in the 2500 block of North Porter in Wichita, Kan. She is driving a 2016 gray Kia Soul with KS Handicap tag 39320.

Delia is described as 5’0″, 240lbs, with salt and pepper hair, and was last seen wearing a white shirt with blue cheetah print, green scrubs pants, and green slide on shoes. Delia has also been diagnosed with dementia.

If you know the whereabouts of Delia or see her, please call 911 immediately.

Derek Nester
Derek Nester
Derek Nester was born and raised in Blue Rapids and graduated from Valley Heights High School in 2000. He attended Cowley College in Arkansas City and Johnson County Community College in Overland Park studying Journalism & Media Communications. In 2002 Derek joined Taylor Communications, Inc. in Salina, Kansas working in digital media for 550 AM KFRM and 100.9 FM KCLY. Following that stop, he joined Dierking Communications, Inc. stations KNDY AM & FM as a board operator and fill-in sports play-by-play announcer. Starting in 2005 Derek joined the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network as a Studio Coordinator at 101 The Fox in Kansas City, a role he would serve for 15 years culminating in the Super Bowl LIV Championship game broadcast. In 2021 he moved to Audacy, formerly known as Entercom Communications, Inc. and 106.5 The Wolf and 610 Sports Radio, the new flagship stations of the Kansas City Chiefs Radio Network, the largest radio network in the NFL. Through all of this, Derek continues to serve as the Digital Media Director for Sunflower State Radio, the digital and social media operations of Dierking Communications, Inc. and the 6 radio stations it owns and operates across Kansas.

Share post:

- Advertisement -

Related Headlines

- Advertisement -

Most Viewed

From Sunflower State Radio

[NCKS] Sacred Heart Wins 2A State for 7th Consecutive Season

KSHSAA State Golf Tournaments for area teams came to a halt on Tuesday due to rain and unplayable course conditions.  Based on the rulebook, the second round of the 36-hole championship tournament is not made up and the final scores revert back to...

Norton Police Arrest Fugitive Wanted By US Marshals Service

The Norton Police Department Monday arrested Dale Farris Sessions,...

K-State to Play Nebraska in Wildcat Classic on December 17

MANHATTAN, Kan. – The Kansas State men's basketball team will...

K-State to Visit Butler in Big 12/BIG EAST Battle

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State will travel to historic Hinkle...