Missing elderly man sought


ST. MARYS — The Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 77-year-old St. Marys man today. The family of Kenneth L. Hegemann reported early this morning that their father had left the Breezewood Lane home yesterday at approximately 7 p.m. They have not had contact with him since.

Hegemann is a white male, 77, 5-feet 9-inches tall, weighing 200 pounds with gray hair. He was last seen wearing shorts with a green striped shirt and ball cap. He is driving a black 2006 Dodge Ram extended cab pickup truck with a vinyl bed cover. His license plate number is Ohio FJV1703. Breezewood Lane is located on the south side of Grand Lake St. Marys.

The Sheriff’s Office and other law enforcement are alerted and searching for Hegemann. Anyone with information should contact the Auglaize County Sheriff’s Office at (419) 739-6565 or call 9-1-1.

There is no foul play suspected at this time.