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. 20090721-151
Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Community's Help Needed to Locate Missing Man

The Sacramento Police Department needs the community's help to locate a missing man.  Cheng Thao has been missing since Sunday from the area of Fairfield Street and Eleanor Avenue. 

On July 19, 2009, at 11:30 p.m., Cheng Thao walked out of his home with no shoes on and has not been seen since.  Thao may have been wearing a blue jacket and blue jeans. Thao suffers from memory loss and only speaks Hmong. 

In the past, Thao has been found on La Riviera Drive in Sacramento, in Roseville, and in Yuba City. 

Anyone with information on the missing person is urged to contact the Sacramento Police Department at (916) 264-5471. 

Cheng Thao

Cheng Thao

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

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