Thursday, May 27, 2010

Found: Missing 71-Yr Old King Drakeford

UPDATE, May 27, 2010 6:12 PM, from Chicago Breaking News: Chicago police announced this evening that King Drakeford was located in Jefferson County, Wis., when he ran out of gas and was assisted by the Jefferson County Police. Drakeford has been reunited with his family. Original post: Chicago police are asking for your help in finding Mr. King Drakeford, 71 years olf, of the 1400 block of West 73rd Street. He has been missing since early Wednesday afternoon, May 26 when he did not pick up his wife as he regularly did. He was probably driving a 2001 burgundy four-door Buick LeSabre with whitewall tires, silver trim on the doors, and bobble head dogs in the back window, according to Chicago Police, with Illinois license plate DEF149. Chicago Breaking News notes that Mr. Drakeford was last seen wearing a beige cap, red, blue and white checkered short-sleeve shirt, blue jeans and black shoes, according to police. He takes blood pressure medicine, police said.He is described as black with a dark complexion, 5-feet-8½, 147 pounds, with brown eyes and black hair.