For Further Information Contact: Lieutenant Michael Langford
Criminal Investigations Unit – (804) 541-2284
Release Number: UPDATE: 2020-12112020
December 11, 2020
**UPDATE – Hopewell Missing Person Located Safe **
[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**
MISSING PERSON UPDATE: MR. Robert Lee Smith has been located and is safe.
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Last modified: December 14, 2020