UPDATE 9:18 P.M. — Kyungsik Lee was located by a citizen near the area of Roberts Ave and Delaware Dr. Officers went to the location and safely returned him to his family. We’d like to thank our community and the media for helping us share this story and photo.
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FREMONT (KRON) — Fremont police are searching for a man who does not speak English.
Kyungsik Lee, 72, was last seen at around 3 p.m. leaving a family member’s house on the 4600 block of Cerritos Avenue, police said.
Kee just arrived here from Korea yesterday and is not familiar with the area. He speaks only Korean and suffers from dementia, police said.
He is described as a Korean male, 5 feet 6 inches tall and 160 pounds, with short black hair and black eyes.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call police at (510) 790-6800 and press 3.