Community rallies to find missing Gilbert man Eric Silverstein
May 29, 2014 7 Comments
A 36-year-old Gilbert man was reported missing Wednesday after failing to return home or contact family members, according to Gilbert police.
Eric Silverstein, director of the K-12 Partnerships at the Arizona Science Center in Phoenix, was last seen at a Circle K in Superior at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday. Silverstein had previously visited a convenience store in Gilbert about 2:30 a.m. His wife, Jennifer Silverstein, said he stopped responding to messages after 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Residents of Adora Trails, a Gilbert neighborhood near Riggs Road and Val Vista Drive, has organized efforts to find Silverstein, breaking off into committees to help with creating a database for tips, distributing fliers and babysitting.