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Redding Police Need Help Locating a Missing Person


 February 3rd, 2020         9:20 P.M.

CASE # 20R008025

The Redding Police Department is asking for assistance locating a missing person who is at risk due to disabilities that limit his mobility.  Donald Olson who is 60 years old was last seen by family yesterday at approximately 1130 A.M..  He was planning on traveling to the Shingletown or Whitmore areas of Shasta County. He was only planning on being gone for a few hours and has not been heard from since.

Wilson is described as a white male, 60 years of age, 5’7″ tall weighing 190 pounds, with a shaved head.  He was described as having a mustache and wears glasses.  He was last seen driving a 2004 Ford Taurus SEL, brown in color, bearing California License plate 5FNU479.

Anyone with information regarding the location of Donald Olson is asked to contact the Redding Police Department at (530)225-4200.

A picture of Donald Olson has been attached to this release.


Contact:      Sergeant Todd Cogle #301

Redding Police Department


Reviewed:  Garnero #195