Missing man found alive and well.

August 20, 2021


Missing man found alive and well.

HART — LaVern Michael Darke, 48, who recently had been reported missing to police, “has been found alive and well,” said Oceana County Sheriff Craig Mast.

The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office sent out a press release Friday morning, Aug. 20, asking for the public’s assistance in finding the Hart area man. By the end of the day, Darke had been found.

“Thank you and all of you readers,” said Sheriff Mast in a message to OCP.

Darke was last in contact with his family two weeks ago, Aug. 6, and they were very worried about him, the press release stated.

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