For Further Information Contact: Lieutenant Michael Langford
Criminal Investigations Unit – (804) 541-2284
Release Number: 2020-12112020
December 11, 2020
**Hopewell Police Department seek assistance in locating Missing Person **
[Hopewell, VA] – The Hopewell Police Department is actively investigating and requesting the public’s assistance in helping locate a missing person. On Friday, December 11 2019, the Hopewell Police Department initiated a missing person investigation when Mr. Robert Lee Smith left his residence located in the 200 block of South 14th Avenue at approximately 10:00 AM and has not returned.
Mr. Robert Lee Smith is described as a B/M, 72 YOA, 6’0”, 205 pounds with brown eyes and gray hair. He was last seen wearing a camouflage zip up hooded jacket, black sweatshirt, blue jeans and brown work style boots. Mr. Lee suffers from Alzheimer’s and may be headed the City of Petersburg.
**See attached photographs of Mr. Robert Lee Smith**
The Hopewell Police Department is requesting that any person(s) who may have information regarding the whereabouts of Mr. Robert Lee Smith have any information to provide, to contact the Hopewell Police Department at (804) 541-2222. Persons with information on this crime and who wish to remain anonymous may contact the Hopewell Prince George Crimesolvers hotline in Hopewell at (804) 541-2202 or provide their tip using the P3tips mobile app.
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Last modified: December 11, 2020