A Silver Alert issued  by Barnegat Police on Saturday for a missing Barnegat man is still in effect.

The elderly white male, identified on the Barnegat Police Facebook page as Anthony Granese, 77, of the Mirage development in Barnegat, was last seen at Island Beach State Park around 4:30pm Saturday afternoon where he approached a Berkeley Township police officer looking for directions to the southbound Garden State Parkway.

Granese, who suffers from Alzheimer’s, is driving a silver 2003 Toyota Camry, NJ license plate SK782N, possibly headed to Stafford.


He is described as 5' 05" weighing 150 lbs with brown eyes, bald and wearing a beige zip up jacket, jeans white sneakers and dark blue hat.

If you see this man contact police at 911.