Missing Man Found Dead in Ramsay County

(Devils Lake, ND) -- Law enforcement officials say 76-year-old Thomas Allen Townson, who was the subject of a recent silver alert, was found dead north of Devils Lake in the Stakweather area of Ramsay County. The Sheriff's Office there is investigating


A Silver Alert is being issued at the request of the Devils Lake Police Department. Thomas Allen Townson of Devils Lake, ND is a 76 year old white male.

He is 6 feet tall, weighs 205 pounds and has blue eyes, grey hair and balding.

His last known whereabouts were on Monday, February 1, 2021 at 9:00 am at 320 7th Avenue northeast in Devils Lake.

He is believed to be driving a 1998 Brown or Copper Chevrolet extended cab, ND license plate 863AKJ.

Additional information: He was last seen wearing a grey sweatshirt, black jacket and jeans.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact the Devils Lake Police Department at 701-662-5323.

The above Silver Alert information is available to the public by calling 511 and at www.ndresponse.gov/alert