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San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department

Press Release



May 21, 2014




Missing Person




7400 Block of Church Street, Yucca Valley




Oscar Nava, 75 years old, Yucca Valley


On 05/14/2014, Oscar Nava was reported as missing by family to the Sheriff's Department. He was said to

have walked away from his residence in the 7400 Block of Church Street in Yucca Valley on 05/12/2014 and has not


Oscar is described as a Hispanic male but appears Caucasian, 75 years of age. He is 6' 00" tall and weighs 160 pounds with

gray hair and brown eyes. Oscar also has a "Mickey Mouse" tattoo on his right leg just above the ankle. Oscar was last

seen wearing a blue baseball cap with a green jacket, blue jeans and tan work boots. Underneath his jacket was a beige

long sleeve button up style shirt and a white undershirt.

Oscar Nava is physically healthy but has Alzheimer's Disease. Oscar is not currently taking any medications.

Oscar Nava has gone missing on two prior occasions. On the first occasion he had a vehicle and was located in Glamis by

law enforcement. On the other occasion he left his vehicle in Yucca Valley and walked to Morongo Valley where his wallet

was located. From there he walked and/or hitch-hiked to Indio where he turned up at JFK Hopsital.

This missing person investigation is ongoing and anyone with any information relating to Oscar Nava's whereabouts is

urged to call 911 and contact the Sheriff's Department with any information.



San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, Detective Corey Emon



Morongo Basin Station

Phone No.


(760) 366-4175

Case No.



John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner

San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

Sheriff’s Public Affairs Division

655 E. Third Street

San Bernardino, California 92415-0061

Telephone: (909) 387-3700

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