UPDATE: Fresno County deputies locate missing at-risk 86-year-old man

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Saturday, April 9, 2022

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- UPDATE: Fresno County deputies say a missing at-risk 86-year-old man, Charlie Diaz, has been found safe.

They say he is in good spirits and has been reunited with family.

Original story follows.


Fresno County deputies are asking for the public's help in finding an at-risk 86-year-old man.

Deputies say Charlie Diaz was last seen around 6 pm Friday in a neighborhood near W. Barstow and N. Forkner Avenues. They say he was wearing a grey thermal shirt and grey jogger sweatpants.

Diaz has dementia and deputies say it is important he is found as soon as possible.

Deputies added that Diaz has a tattoo with "VV" on his right arm and that he does not have any teeth.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Fresno County Sheriff's Office.