Silver Alert issued for 71-year-old Jackson man

JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – A Silver Alert has been issued for a 71-year-old Jackson man.

Mississippi Bureau of Investigation (MBI) agents said Calvin Eugene Cooper Jr. was last seen on Wednesday, June 12, just after 8:00 a.m. at 600 Cedar Springs Drive.

According to agents, Cooper was last seen wearing blue jeans, white sneakers and a dark gray jacket with white stripes on the sleeves.

He is believed to be driving a brown 2015 GMC Sierra with Mississippi tag HN51285 and has damage to the driver’s side near the gas cap.

Calvin Eugene Cooper, Jr. (courtesy: MBI)

Family members said Cooper suffers from a medical condition that may affect his judgment. Anyone with information on his whereabouts can contact the Jackson Police Department (JPD) at 601-960-1234 or 911.