Press Releases

Sunday 01/29/2017 5:26 PM - At-Risk Missing Person

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: At-Risk Missing Person
Date and Time of Incident: 1-29-17, Approximately 2:00 PM
Place of Occurrence: 6000 block of Balm Ridge Way, rural San Luis Obispo
Victim Information: Richard Korsgaard, 75, San Luis Obispo
Suspect Information: N/A
Details of News Release: On 1-29-17, the Sheriff's Office received a report of an at-risk missing person from the rural San Luis Obispo area. Richard Korsgaard is described as a White male adult, 75-years-old and suffering from Alzheimers. He was last seen at approximately 2:00 PM walking near his home in the 6000 block of Balm Ridge Way in rural San Luis Obispo. Deputies and Detectives began an immediate search. The Sheriff's Search and Rescue Unit was called out with the assistance of a CHP helicopter. Korsgaard is described as 5' 11" tall, 170 pounds with gray hair and blue eyes. He was last seen wearing a gray V-neck sweatshirt with black cuffs, blue jeans and black clog shoes. If anyone has information on his whereabouts, please contact the Sheriff's Office at 805-781-4550.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Sunday 01/29/2017 5:26 PM