Police ask for public’s help in finding missing man

A 61-year-old Long Beach man went missing Sunday morning and police are asking for the public’s help in finding him.

Bruce Eugene Douglas was last seen at 7:30 a.m. Sunday walking from his home near the 5000 block of Long Beach Boulevard near Del Amo Boulevard in North Long Beach. Police don’t know where he was going, but said he lives in Long Beach.

“Douglas suffers from medical conditions and may become easily disoriented,” police said.

He is described as a 5-foot-9-inch tall Black man who weighs 140 pounds. He has black and gray hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a dark blue or black jacket, gray shorts, black shoes with black socks.

Police ask anyone with information regarding this missing person to call the missing persons detail at 562- 570-7246 or dispatch at 562-435-6711.

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Valerie Osier is the Social Media & Newsletter Manager for the Long Beach Post. She started at the Post in 2018 as a breaking news reporter. She’s a Riverside native who found her love for journalism while at community college. She graduated from the Cal State Long Beach journalism program in 2017 and covered the Palos Verdes Peninsula for the Daily Breeze prior to coming to the Post. She lives in Long Beach with her husband and two cats.