OSKALOOSA — On Wednesday, May 21, the Oskaloosa Police Department received a report that Albert Vanderbeek, age 85, of Oskaloosa ,has been missing since 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Vanderbeek is described as a white male 5 feet, 6inches tall and 160 pounds. Vanderbeek left his residence early Tuesday morning to go mushroom hunting at an unknown location and has not yet returned. Vanderbeek is believed to be driving a Gold 1998 Pontiac Grand Am 4-door Lic/343YRJ. Due to Vanderbeek's age there are concerns for his health and mental awareness.
The Oskaloosa Police Department is asking that if anyone observes the vehicle or Vanderbeek to contact the Mahaska County 911 Center at (641) 672-2557. If anyone has information in regards to Vanderbeek's location they are encouraged to contact the Oskaloosa Police Department at (641) 673-3201.