Robert Allan Gates
North American Missing Persons Network
Robert Allan Gates

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Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: December 3, 2010 from Wilton, Sacramento County, California
  • Classification: Endangered Missing
  • Date Of Birth: June 5, 1945
  • Age: 65
  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 175-185 lbs.
  • Hair Color: Brown
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Race: White
  • Gender: Male
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Wears prescription glasses.
  • Clothing: T-shirt and blue jeans.
  • Case Number: 10244368

  • Details of Disappearance
    Robert Gates left his home on December 3, telling his wife he was going for a drive to Georgetown. Gates and his wife often visited the area and ate at the Georgetown Hotel. Gates’ black 2008 Pontiac Solstice with dealer plates was found on Volcanoville Road near Buckeye Point on Jan. 23, but he was not. The owner of the property near which the car was found is not a full-time resident on the Divide, and was visiting the property when the vehicle was found. A small amount of blood was found inside. Search and rescue crews searched a couple of days but have been unable to find the missing Gates.

    Investigating Agency
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Sacramento County Sheriffs Department
    (916) 874-5115

    Source Information
    CA DOJ
    The Mountain Democrat