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Missing Man Safely Located

Date Posted: May 27th, 2021 @ 8:30 PM
Last Updated: October 5th, 2021 @ 10:41 AM
Safely Located Missing William Christian

William Christian was safely located in the City of Berkeley. Thank you to our community, media partners, & outside law enforcement agencies for their help in this case.


Christian was last seen on May 25, 2021, at approximately 8:00 PM, at his residence, when he drove away in a beige 1997 Ford Explorer. Christian is an African American male, 71-years-old, 6’1, 180 pounds, black hair, and brown eyes. Christian is in good physical condition and at risk due to dementia. He was last seen wearing a tan jacket and blue jeans. This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Christian, is asked to contact the Oakland Police Department, Missing Persons Unit at (510) 238-3641.

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