UPDATE: Retha Glenn was safely located.

Date Posted: August 7th, 2020 @ 6:39 PM
Last Updated: October 5th, 2021 @ 11:36 AM
Retha Glenn Safely Located

UPDATE: Retha Glenn was safely located. The Oakland Police Department would like to thank our community members, media partners, and outside law enforcement agencies for their help in locating Ms. Glenn.


The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance from the media and the public in locating missing person Ms. Retha Glenn. She was last seen at her residence on Thursday, August 6, 2020, in the 3400 block of 64th Avenue Place.

Ms. Glenn is an African American female, 61 years old, 5’3”, 135 pounds, gray/black hair with brown eyes. Ms. Glenn was last seen wearing a gray shirt, gray sweat pants, and possibly a COVID-19 face mask.

Ms. Glenn is an Oakland resident who likes to walk in the area of Walgreens located at Fruitvale and Foothill Boulevard and the 3434 High Street location. Ms. Glenn is considered at risk because she has Alzheimer’s.

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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