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Police looking for missing at-risk man, last seen on July 4

Posted at 9:16 AM, Jul 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-11 12:16:36-04

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — The Bakersfield Police Department is looking for an at-risk man who was last seen July 4 in southwest Bakersfield.

According to police, 56-year-old Caroll Meeker Gene, was last seen in the area of Basque Street, near Stine Road and Hosking Ave.

Police describe him as a white male, six feet two inches tall and weighs 176 lbs.

Police say he is in a wheelchair due to being a double amputee.

Anyone with information on Gene is encouraged to call BPD at 327-7111.