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Police Search for Former UDel Prof

A retired University of Delaware professor with medical issues failed to return to his Newark home several days ago



    Police Search for Former UDel Prof
    University of Delaware
    The Newark Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for John Dohms. Dohms suffers from dementia and failed to return home on Thursday.

    Newark Police are searching for a Newark man who suffers from dementia. John E. Dohms, 64, left his home on East Cleveland Avenue on Thursday and has not been seen since.

    Dohms is a retired University of Delaware professor.

    He's 6-feet-1-inch tall and weighs 165 pounds with gray hair and blue eyes. Dohms was last seen wearing a bright green button down shirt, green socks with white tennis shoes and khaki shorts. Dohms has a MedicAlert bracelet on his left wrist.

    Anyone with information about Dohms is asked to call Newark Police at 302-366-7111.