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BPD: Missing at-risk man located after going missing Friday

Posted at 6:23 PM, Feb 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-25 07:35:31-05

UPDATE (2/25, 4:33 a.m.): Robert Jones was found unharmed Sunday morning, according to Bakersfield Police. Jones, 92, was missing since Friday morning.


The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community's help in locating a man who went missing on Friday and has not been heard from since.

92-year-old Robert Jones left his home in the early morning of Friday, February 23 to go to the store and failed to return, according to BPD.

Jones is described as 6 feet tall and weighing 175 pounds with gray hair and hazel eyes. Jones was last seen wearing a light-colored denim shirt and blue jeans.

Jones has no known medical conditions and was driving a red Jeep Wrangler with a gray top, license plate number 6PWV679.

If you have information, you're asked to contact police at 661-327-7111.