Silver Alert for mentally challenged teen canceled

Police in Evansville are looking for 18-year-old Nicholas Casteel.

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WANE)  Police in southwestern Indiana issued a silver alert for an 18-year-old who was last seen late Tuesday night and canceled less than four hours later.

Police asked for help finding Nicholas Casteel, 18, who is mentally challenged and may need medical assistance, around 7:30 p.m.

Police described Casteel as a black man, 5’9″, 125 lbs. with short brown hair and brown eyes. Police said he was seen around 11:00 (CST) Tuesday night and is believed to be in danger. He was wearing an orange and black shirt, blue jeans, and white Nike shoes. He has a 2-inch scar on his left forearm and a mole on his lip.

Police sent a notice just after 11 p.m. that the alert was canceled. No other details were provided.

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