UPDATE: 1/13/15: Colonie Police say Yelle was located Tuesday in Troy by family members after they received a call about his location. He was transported to St. Mary’s Hospital by family.
COLONIE, N.Y. – The Colonie Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a 46 year old male who was reported missing on Saturday.
Police say Wayne Yelle is a white male, 5’9”, 150 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is balding and has a full, bushy beard. He also wears dentures but is not believed to have them with him. He has a surgical scar on chest, a tattoo of cross on left arm, and numerous tattoos on his back
Yelle was last seen wearing a black carhartt jacket, blue jeans, white sneakers
Yelle was last heard from on January 3 and was reported missing to the Colonie Police on Saturday. Yelle was believed to be headed to Troy and does frequent Troy and Cohoes.
Yelle has a history of cardiac and seizure issues and is not believed to have his medication for those issues. The family has been distributing missing person flyers.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Colonie Police Department at 518-783-2744.