UPDATED: Howard County Man Located Deceased

UPDATE – Monday, February 3 – The Nebraska State Patrol announced this afternoon that Fred Dzingle was located deceased on Saturday near North Loup.




HOWARD COUNTY, NE – The Howard County Sheriff’s office is asking for the public’s help in locating a 92 year old man with Alzheimer’s disease who was last seen on Thursday.

Fred Dzingle is a 92 year old white male. Dzingle is 5’9″ 165 pounds with brown eyes and gray hair. He was last seen near the intersection of Nebraska Hwy 22 and Hwy 70 between Arcadia, NE and North Loup, NE, asking for directions on Thursday 1-30-2020.


Dzingle was wearing blue denim overalls, a tan jacket and red stocking hat. Dzingle has Alzheimer’s and was driving a Maroon 2007 Ford Taurus, NE 49B850. His direction of travel is not currently known.

If you know the whereabouts of Fred Dzingle please call 911 or the Howard County Sheriff’s office at 308-754-5458.

Fred Dzingle, 92, is missing as of January 31st.