Deputies search for missing Walworth County man

48-year-old's vehicle found in lot near Kettle Moraine Forest last month
Deputies search for missing Walworth County man
Russ Delorme

Walworth County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for 48-year-old Russ Delorme missing since mid-July.

Delorme was last seen in the Elkhorn area on July 13, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office. His vehicle was located in the parking lot on Esterly Road at the Kettle Moraine Forest around July 15.

Capt. Scott McClory said Delorme was reported missing Aug. 1. Since then, the sheriff’s office has conducted six searches of the forest and Ice Age Trail areas near where Delorme’s vehicle was found.

Delorme is 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs 174 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes. He is lives in Elkhorn, McClory said.

The sheriff’s office asked anyone who has seen Delorme since July 13 or knows his whereabouts to call the department at 262-723-2677.