Almeria man suffering from schizophrenia still missing

NO TRACE: The 39-year old was last seen on September 1. CREDIT: QSD Desaparacidas Twitter @QSDglobal

AN association for missing people has issued a reminder that the search is still on for an Almeria man last seen on September 1.

The Fundacion Europea por las Personas Desaparecidas (European Foundation for Missing Persons) founded by TV journalist Paco Lobaton posted a message stressing that the whereabouts of Carlos Olmeda Puertas is still unknown.

There has been no trace of the 39-year old, who suffers from schizophrenia, since he left his home in Calle Sagunto in Almeria city at the beginning of last month.

The National Centre of Missing People reported that Carlos is 1.7 metres tall and weighs 75 kilos. He also has a number of tattoos, one of them on his torso.

All police patrols in Almeria and El Ejido are carrying the missing man’s photo, as are all plainclothes police officers.

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Cathy Elelman

Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.

Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.

Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.

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