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. 20091120-231
Friday, November 20, 2009

Police Searching for Missing Person

The Sacramento Police Department is searching for 79-year-old Antonio Garcia.  Garcia was last seen on November 19, 2009 at around 4:30 p.m. raking leaves in his front yard in the 200 block of El Camino Avenue.  Garcia has been diagnosed with Alzheimer. 

Garcia only speaks Spanish and is not likely to ask for help or ride any public transit.  Garcia was last seen wearing a dark blue windbreaker with a red stripe on it, a long sleeve white and gray striped shirt, and blue jeans.  Garcia is a male Hispanic, 5'6", 140 lbs. 

Garcia walked away from his home a couple of weeks ago and was located several miles away. 

The Sacramento Police Department is urging anyone that may have seen Garcia to contact the police at (916) 264-5471. 

Antonio Garcia

Antonio Garcia

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

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