Silver Alert issued for 87-year-old Albuquerque man

Updated: 04/19/2014 10:18 PM | Created: 04/19/2014 3:55 PM
By: Elizabeth Reed, and Jeffery Gordon,

The Bernalillo County Sheriff's Department on Saturday issued a Silver Alert for an endangered and missing 87-year-old male.

John Roger Houghton was last seen driving away from his home in the North Valley on Wednesday night. He was last seen driving a 2006 burgundy Honda Accord with New Mexico license plate HYW313.

Houghton goes by his middle name Roger and may not respond to the name John, according to his daughter.

She also says that Houghton lives alone at his home in the North Valley.

Houghton is 5'2" with gray hair and he may walk with a limp. BCSO says left medication he needs at his home.

Anyone who spots his vehicle or him is urged to call 911 or (505)-886-1065 with more information if it is not an emergency.

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