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. 20101225-212
Saturday, December 25, 2010

Police Look For Missing Man

The Sacramento Police Department is asking for the community's help in locating a missing man from the downtown area.

On Friday, December 24, 2010, at 5 p.m., Wai Ching was seen walking around the neighborhood near 18th and S Street.  Ching has not been seen since that time.

Wai Ching is described as a male Asian, 80-years-old, gray hair, brown eyes, 5'4", 110 lbs, wearing a thin white jacket with light gray squares, a navy blue shirt, and blue jeans.  Ching has memory and vision problems.  The missing man does not speak English but can communicate in Cantonese.

Police have been searching for Ching without success thus far.  Ching may have a bus pass and is known to frequent local casinos. 

Please contact the Sacramento Police Department at 916-264-5471if you have information on the missing person's whereabouts.

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

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