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Missing person alert issued for Polson man

| February 3, 2021 4:00 PM

A Missing Endangered Person Advisory has been issued on behalf of the Lake County Sheriff's Office.

Ben J Griffing, a 62-year-old white male, has gone missing from Polson. Ben Griffing is about 6 feet 6 inches tall, 165 pounds has blue eyes with brown and gray hair.

He has a 1999 white Toyota Avalon with Montana personalized license plate "Giraffe".

Mr. Griffing was last seen Jan. 18 in Polson leaving for a skiing and winter camping trip to the Pioneer Mountains near Dillon.

He also frequently camps and skis the Bitterroot Selway Mountains near Darby.

He was reported missing Wednesday, Feb. 3, and there is concern for his welfare. If you have any information, please contact the Lake County Sheriff's Office at 406-883-7301 ext. 1 or dial 911.