Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
John Chesley was last seen on February 22, 2014. He was last seen near his residence in Park View Drive, off Old Olive Highway, east of Oroville, at about 1 p.m.
Chesley is believed to be walking or has been walking around, and possibly received a ride from someone. He has no trouble walking, but Chesley is hard of hearing and has a history of dementia. He may also be introducing himself as Darwin, which is his middle name.
Butte County Sheriffs, in coordination with sheriff's office search teams from Shasta, Placer, Contra Costa, Nevada, Mendocino, Yuba and Marin counties, searched a five-square-mile area for more than seven days to locate Chesley, who was never found.
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Butte County Sheriff"s Office