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Missing Man In Luzerne County

Posted on: 12:43 pm, December 11, 2013, by , updated on: 01:45pm, December 11, 2013

UPDATE: Authorities called off the search for the day. Firefighters on the ground, on ATVs, and troopers in a state police helicopter overhead, did not find any trace of Gregory Wiepa.

They said there are no plans for another search unless police get another tip or hear about a possible sighting.

NANTICOKE — Rescue crews in Luzerne County are on scene of a search in Nanticoke.

Officials said they are looking for a man who has been missing since Monday.

This search just started after 11 a.m. Wednesday near Lower Broadway Street, a few hundred yards away from the bridge over the Susquehanna River.gregory wiepa mug

Searchers are looking for Gregory Wiepa, 61, of Nanticoke.

Authorities said Wiepa is 6 feet tall, 210 pounds, black hair, hazel eyes, and medium build. He last seen wearing a navy blue and white jacket, blue jeans, snow camouflage t-shirt, and white sneakers.

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