Press Releases

Tuesday 06/11/2019 11:58 PM - At-Risk Missing Person

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: At-Risk Missing Person
Date and Time of Incident: 6-11-19, Approximately 11:00 AM
Place of Occurrence: 6800 block of Live Oak Lane, rural San Luis Obispo
Victim Information: Robert Rudd, 73, rural San Luis Obispo
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 6-11-19, the Sheriff's Office received a report at approximately 9:00 PM of an at-risk missing person from rural San Luis Obispo. Robert Rudd is described as a White male adult, 73 years old, and suffering from dementia. He was last seen at approximately 11:00 AM on an electric bicycle riding away from his home in the 6800 block of Live Oak Lane in rural San Luis Obispo. He had no known destination. Rudd has left before from his home and traveled to Arroyo Grande on his bike and returned, however he has never been gone this long. He left his residence without a cell phone and without the medication he takes for his dementia. Deputies began an immediate search. A Reverse-911 call was sent to homes within a one mile radius of his home alerting neighbors of his disappearance. Rudd is described as 5' 11" tall, 230 pounds with short brown and gray hair and hazel eyes. He was last seen wearing a blue baseball cap, light blue button-up shirt, and brown pants. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 805-781-4550.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Tuesday 06/11/2019 11:58 PM