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Missing Hampton man found after search


This news story was published on July 29, 2017.
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HAMPTON, IOWA – A Hampton man was reported missing Friday, and a police search was conducted with a canine to help locate him.

Hampton Chief of Police Robert Chief Schaefer says that at approximately 9:15 PM Thursday, July 27, the police department received a report of a missing person. Antonio Torres age 72, walked away from his home in Hampton earlier in the day.

To help locate Mr. Torres, a search was conducted using a trained canine. The search was called off at approximately 12:52 AM the next morning, Chief Schaefer said, and was to resume later in the morning. The public was notified to help send information to police that might locate him.

A few hours later, however, Chief Schafer said Mr. Torres was located.

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  1. Earl Turner Reply Report comment

    July 30, 2017 at 12:35 pm

    Illegals! How much of our tax money eh was spent looking for him? Illegals go home!