Boston Police Seek Assistance in Locating Missing Person

The Boston Police Department is seeking the public’s help to locate an adult male who has been missing since yesterday morning.


Sex: Male

Race: Black Non-Hispanic

Age: 79

Height: 5’6”

Weight: 187 lbs.

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Partially Grey

Clothing: The victim was last seen wearing a gray plaid shirt, khaki pants and brown slippers.

Incident Description:

About 4:33 pm, Tuesday, 8/31/10, officers from District 4 (Back Bay/South End) responded to a radio call for a missing person at 273 Clarendon Street.  Mr. Charles O'Brien has not been seen since 6:30 am.  Mr. O’Brien has a traumatic brain injury and frequents the Dorchester area Merill & Beechwood Streets.  He was last seen wearing a gray plaid shirt, khaki pants & brown slippers and should be in good physical condition.

Anyone with information regarding this person or his whereabouts is asked to please contact Area D-4 detectives at (617) 343-5619. Community members who wish to help anonymously can either call CrimeStoppers at 1(800)494-TIPS or text the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).