Police looking for missing man last heard on phone saying he was crossing Mississippi state line

Published 5:38 am Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Mississippi police are asking the public’s help in locating a 78-year-old man who was last heard from on Saturday morning.

Amile Degeneres, 78, is described as a white male, who is 6-feet tall, weighing 190 pounds.

Degeneres was last seen in Louisiana on Feb. 5, 2022, and last heard from around 10:30 a.m. via phone stating he was about to cross the Mississippi State line.

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Degeneres left Brookhaven in a 1996 Chevy pickup green in color with the tag displayed as U08999.

If anyone has any information please contact the Brookhaven Police Department at 601-833-2424.