City of Sacramento Police Department

SAMUEL D. SOMERS JR.
Chief of Police
5770 Freeport Blvd., Suite 100
Sacramento, CA  95822-3516

(916) 808-0800
Fax : (916) 808-0818
www.sacpd.org

MEDIA ADVISORY/PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release No. 20090625-136
Thursday, June 25, 2009

Help Police Locate Missing Man

The Sacramento Police Department is looking for 72-year-old Roy Nelson who was last seen two days ago at his residence in the 1600 block of Nogales Street. 

On June 23, 2009, between 9-10 a.m., Nelson left on foot and has not been seen or heard from since. Nelson is considered an at risk missing person due to being diagnosed with Alzheimer's and dementia. Nelson is known to frequent local bars and casinos.

Nelson is a male, Indian, 72 -years-old, 5'7", 130 lbs, brown eyes and gray hair, last seen wearing an unknown color button-up shirt and blue jeans.

The Sacramento Police Department urges anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Roy Nelson to contact either non-emergency dispatch at (916) 264-5471 or our missing persons unit at (916) 808-0560.

Roy Nelson

Roy Nelson

Sacramento Police Media Relations · (916) 808-0808 · spdpio@pd.cityofsacramento.org

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