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Golden Alert issued in Hart County

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Martin "Marty" Melton (Source: KSP) Martin "Marty" Melton (Source: KSP)

HART COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – A Golden Alert has been issued for a man in Hart County, Kentucky.

According to Kentucky State Police, Martin "Marty" Melton, 44, was reported missing on Monday. He was last seen in a wooded area off Friendship Church Road, at 8:30 a.m. CST.

Melton is described as being between 5'6'' and 5'9'' tall and weighing around 140 pounds with brown hair , blue eyes and multiple tattoos. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt, blue jeans and black tennis shoes.

Police said Melton has numerous medical issues and is currently wanted in Barren County for assault and persistent felony offender.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555.

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