UPDATE 1/22 @ 7:30 AM – Missing person Rodolfo Garcia was found safe late Monday night and has been reunited with his family.
APPLE VALLEY, Calif. (VVNG.com) — A 76-year-old man who went for a walk Monday morning in Apple Valley is now considered missing after he never returned home.
The missing man, Rodolfo
According to a sheriff’s news release, Rodolfo was last seen at about 10:00
“He has gone on short walks around the neighborhood every day and returns home after about 15 minutes,” stated the release.
According to police, Rodolfo has been showing signs of early onset dementia and does not have a cellphone or wallet with him.
Rodolfo is a Hispanic Male, 5,7″, 180 lbs., with gray/black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a light gray hooded sweatshirt with multi-colored writing on the front, dark pants (navy or black) and no headwear. Rodolfo only speaks
A search for Rodolfo is underway using deputies, K9 and Aviation.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Rodolfo Garcia is urged to contact Deputy Brenden Mahoney at the Apple Valley Station immediately at (760)240-7400 or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (760)956-5001.