UPDATE: Avon police cancel statewide Silver Alert after man found in Indy hospital

Meron Gebreslasie

UPDATE: Avon police say Gebreslasie was located at an Indianapolis hospital. He had been hit by a vehicle on the northwest side earlier this week and was recovering from that incident.

Original story:

AVON, Ind.– A statewide Silver Alert was declared Thursday for a missing man from Avon.

Meron Gebreslasie, 25, was last seen on Monday, Aug. 6 around 3 p.m. in Avon, which is 14 miles west of Indianapolis.

Gebreslasie is described as 6′ tall, 240 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. He’s believed to be in extreme danger and may need medical assistance.

Anyone with information on Gebreslasie is asked to call 911 or Avon police at 317-839-8700.