Golden Alert canceled for missing man

Farid Omar

The Golden Alert has been canceled. Farid Omar has been located and is safe.


The Lexington Police Department has issued a Golden Alert for a missing man. Farid Omar, 25, was last seen on November 16, 2021, around 4:00 p.m., running outbound on Russell Cave Road.

Omar suffers from autism and severe mental illness. He was last seen wearing basketball shorts and a t-shirt.  He is approximately 5’ 11” and 160lbs. Omar may be in the Saddle Club Way area.

Anyone with knowledge of Omar’s whereabouts is asked to call 911