Vet missing since August
John Howard Young, 49, has been missing since August, reported his parents to Summerville Police on Oct. 7.
His parents told police they have not seen or heard from their son who was living with them and suffers from PTSD, since late August.
They said they have tried repeatedly to contact him via his cell phone but only get voice mail.
They told police he is an alcoholic and may be suicidal. He left their residence driving a red Dodge Dakota pickup truck and wearing a blue shirt and jeans. His parents have contacted the veterans’ hospital in Charleston to no avail. Young is described as a white male, 5’ 10”, 145 pounds, brown hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information should contact Summerville Police.