Missing Wisconsin man last seen in Ironwood

Photo courtesy: Wisconsin Department of Justice Silver Alert Pictured: Joseph Swinford
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IRONWOOD, Mich. (WLUC) - A Wisconsin Silver Alert was issued for Joseph Swinford of New London, Wisconsin, on Friday morning. Swinford was last seen at the Wal-Mart in Ironwood, Michigan, on Thursday, August 9 at 11 a.m.

73-year-old Swinford drives a red, 2007 Chevy Silverado truck, with Wisconsin license plate GP8964. The truck has Vietnam Vet stickers in the back window.

Swinford is described as 5-foot, 10-inches tall and 195 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes, along with a scruffy beard. He was wearing black jeans and a green t-shirt with camouflage sleeves.

Silver Alerts are issued in Wisconsin when the missing person is 60-years-old or older and they may be lost due to a medical condition or cognitive impairment.

Anyone with information is asked to contact their local law enforcement.

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