NewsLocal News


Missing Richmond man found safe in New York City

Posted at 4:55 PM, Dec 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-17 16:17:03-05

UPDATE: Edwards was found safe in New York City. Police say Edwards walked himself into a hospital and asked for assistance. He is currently being evaluated. Edwards has been in contact with his family.

RICHMOND, Va. — A 63-year-old man missing out of Richmond has several health problems, Richmond Police say.

Alvin A. Edwards, Jr. was reported missing from Kindred Spirits Assisted Living Facility at 1206 N 28th Street.

He suffers from several health conditions and has not checked in with his family in over three days, which is unusual, police say.

Edwards was last seen wearing a black jacket and baseball cap.

He is approximately 5’ 9” and weighs about 200 pounds.

Edwards also usually travels with a black backpack.

Anyone who sees Alvin A. Edwards, Jr. or has information on his whereabouts is asked to call Major Crimes Detective A. Pavlenko at (804) 646-5419 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000, or [].