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Oakland Police Department CA
Wednesday February 5th, 2020 :: 12:42 p.m. PST

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Missing Person: Willie Benton, 76, Male, African America, 6'2, 190, last seen at residence 9400 block of Golf Links Road February 3, 2020.

Oakland, CA Oakland, CA –The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance from the media and the public in locating missing person Mr. Willie Benton.

Mr. Benton was last seen at his residence on Monday, February 3, 2020, in the 9400 block Golf Links Road. (See Photo).
Mr. Benton is a male African American, 76 years old, 6’2”, 190 pounds, bald with brown eyes. He was last seen wearing all dark clothing and unknown color base-ball hat.

Mr. Benton is an Oakland resident who likes to ride the AC Transit bus and is known to walk in the area of the Oakland Zoo.

Mr. Benton is considered at risk because he suffers from Alzheimer’s. Mr. Benton walks with a limp and uses a cane.

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (510) 238-3641.

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Instructions:

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (510) 238-3641 or call 911 to report.

Address/Location
Oakland Police Department CA
455 7th St
Oakland, CA 94607

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 510-777-3333

Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Law enforcement, military, homeland and local/private security
Event:
Missing Person

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