Gold alert issued for missing Georgetown man

July 14, 2022

Delaware State Police Troop 4 has issued a Gold Alert for 30-year-old Matthew Cornwell of Georgetown. Cornwell was last seen about 9 a.m., July 11 in the Georgetown area. Attempts to contact or locate Cornwell have been unsuccessful, and there is a concern for his safety and well-being, police said.

Cornwell is described as a white male, about 5-feet-9-inches tall, weighing about 140 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. Cornwell has the sides of his head buzz cut and the rest of his hair pulled into a ponytail.

Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is asked to contact Delaware State Police Troop 4 at 302-856-5850 or by dialing 911. Information may also be provided by sending a private Facebook message to the Delaware State Police, or contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or

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