Press Releases

Sunday 01/03/2021 11:52 AM - At-Risk Missing Person

Contact: Grace Norris
Phone: (805) 781-4483
Type of Incident: At-Risk Missing Person
Date and Time of Incident: 1-2-21, Approximately 4:00 PM
Place of Occurrence: Rural Arroyo Grande
Victim Information: Andrew Daniel Romero, 23, Arroyo Grande
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 1-3-21 the Sheriff's Office received a report of an at-risk missing person out of rural Arroyo Grande. Andrew Daniel Romero is described as a 23-year-old Hispanic adult male, who may be having a mental health crisis. Romero was last seen in rural Arroyo Grande on 1-2-21 at about 4:00 PM, wearing grey sweatpants and a light blue hoodie. He had no shoes, phone, or wallet. He was last seen driving a black 4-door 2009 Ford Focus, license plate 6GDP283. The vehicle is described as having faded paint and visible body work on the rear bumper. Romero is 5'3" tall, 150 pounds, and has black hair and brown eyes. According to reports he may have been traveling to a beach in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, or Monterey County. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 805-781-4550.

Prepared By: gnorris
Released: Sunday 01/03/2021 11:52 AM