Safely Located: Welde Woretu

Date Posted: March 30th, 2022 @ 10:00 AM
Last Updated: April 6th, 2022 @ 12:07 PM
Photo of Welde Woretu who was safely located

Safely Located:

Thank you to our community and media partners, Welde Woretu, is no longer a #Missing Person. He has been safely located.


Missing Person Welde Woretu: At Risk Due to Age

The Oakland Police Department is requesting assistance from our community and media partners in locating Missing Person, Welde Woretu, who is at risk due to age.

He was last seen on March 28, 2022, around 7:00 PM, in the 6000 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Way, wearing a dark-colored jacket and tan pants.

Woretu is described as a 79-year-old, black male. He stands 5’6”, weighs 120 pounds, and has a bald head and black eyes.

If you have any knowledge or information regarding the whereabouts of Woretu, please notify the Oakland Police Department's Missing Persons Unit at 510-238-3641.