Missing Person: Arthur Stephen Hatgis, 80 yrs. old (DOB 1/8/1931) white male, 6'00" tall, 170 lbs. and thin, balding with short gray hair and blue eyes. Last seen wearing a white baseball hat, dark green sweatshirt and brown sweatpants.
On September 12, 2011, at about 11:45 am the Chula Vista Police Department responded to the 500 block of Berland Way regarding a missing person. Mr. Arthur Hatgis was last seen in the 500 block of Berland Way at about 10:00 am that morning. Arthur has dementia and is known to walk towards a relative's home in the area of Theresa Way and Monserate Avenue in Chula Vista. He has previously been found on Telegraph Canyon Road near the I-805 freeway, and in the 100 block of Naples Street in Chula Vista. Arthur has no vehicle or alternate means of transportation.
Officers of the Chula Vista Police Department, supported by the San Diego Sheriff's Office ATSREA helicopter and search dogs, continue searching the area. Arthur has been entered into the National Missing Persons system and local allied law enforcement agencies have been notified.
Any information about the whereabouts of Arthur Hatgis please contact the Chula Vista Police Department at (619) 691-5151 or your local law enforcement agency.
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