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Golden Alert issued for Versailles man complete

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Posted at 7:59 PM, Apr 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-17 01:16:53-04

VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 1`8) — John Warford was located. The Golden Alert is complete.

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A Golden Alert has been issued by the Versailles Police Department in coordination with Woodford County Emergency Management.

John Warford, 73, has been missing since 3:30 P.M. on Friday, April 16. Warford has indicated suicidal intent through a hand written note was last seen at his home in Versailles.

John Warford is a white male, is 5'7" and weighs roughly 145 pounds with an average build. He is believed to be driving a bronze 1995 Ford F-150.


Mr. Warford was last seen wearing a light gray or white ball cap, a dark blue jacket, blue jeans and tennis shoes. He is believed to be armed with a handgun. He left his cell phone at home.

Anyone with information on Mr. Warford’s whereabouts are asked to contact the Versailles Police Department at (859) 873-3126.