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Silver Alert: Wisconsin veteran missing since August

Posted: 4:37 PM, Oct 16, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-16 17:37:55-04
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WINTER, Wis. — A veteran from northern Wisconsin is still missing more than a month after a Silver Alert was issued.

90-year-old Norbert "Tony" Anthony Dantzman was reported missing on Aug. 30. He was in the village of Winter for a family reunion and was staying a local motel.

The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office says Dantzman has dementia and walked away from his motel room. He hasn't been heard from since.

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Since his disappearance, Dantzman's family has created a Facebook page called "Missing Person - Tony Dantzman." On the page, the family is asking that people and television stations share Dantzman's name and photo in hopes of bringing him home.

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Dantzman is about 5'8" tall with gray hair, a beard, and brown eyes.

If you or someone you know was in the Winter/Ojibwa area on Friday, August 30th, or in the surrounding area Labor Day Weekend, and happened to see an elder man walking or gave him a ride, please call Sawyer County Sheriff's Department at (715) 634-5213.