Update (1/23): O’Neal has been located, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.


BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — The Bakersfield Police Department is asking for the community’s help in searching for Johnnie O’Neal, 82.

O’Neal was last seen Friday on 8th Street, according to BPD. He is considered at risk because of his age and medical conditions.

The police department said O’Neal is described as 5 feet and 2 inches tall, 161 pounds with black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information regarding O’Neal’s whereabouts is asked to contact BPD at 661-327-7111.