Gold Alert CANCELED for Missing Rehoboth Beach Man


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UPDATED – 4:45pm – Delaware State Police report that Charles Lecates was located in good condition, the Gold Alert has been canceled.


A Gold Alert has been issued for a 66 year old Rehoboth Beach man.  Delaware State Police say Charles Lecates was last seen just before 2 Friday morning in the area of Beebe Healthcare in Lewes.  He is white, 5’ 9” and 190 pounds with  brown hair and hazel eyes and was last seen wearing a blue and white plaid shirt and blue jeans.  He has a walking boot on his left foot and walks with the help of a cane.  Attempts to locate or communicate with him have been unsuccessful and there is concern for his safety.  If you know where Lecates is – contact Crime Stoppers – 800-TIP-3333.