UPDATE Nov. 25: Joshua Hipple has been located by family, and he is safe and sound, according to Ottawa County police.

The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating 45-year-old Joshua Hipple.

Hipple was last seen at 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 24 walking near 144th Avenue and State Road in Crockery Township.

The 45-year-old is 5 foot 8 and he weighs 160 lbs with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a maroon Ferris State University sweatshirt.

Hipple is from Ravenna near Muskegon County, and he may be headed there.

Anyone who may have seen him or that may have information about his location is asked to contact the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office at 1-800-249-0911 or silent observer at 1-877-88-SILENT, or by text to 274637.

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