NEWS RELEASE DETAILS

DATE/TIME: Monday, July 18th, 2005 / 12:30 PM
SUBJECT:82 Year-old man Missing Since July 14, 2005

Schenectady Police Detectives are investigating a report of an 82 year-old man missing since July 14, 2005. Harold E. Payne, 82, of 1129 Van Velsen Street, Schenectady, was last seen 6:00 am Thursday, July 14, 2005 when he was dropped off at work at the Park Inn, 300 Michigan Avenue, Schenectady.

Payne is a white male, 5’6” tall, 100 pounds, with gray hair and hazel eyes. Payne wears glasses and always wears a baseball cap. A description of Payne’s clothes he wore July 14 is not available. He has no known relatives in the area. Payne’s health has been deteriorating in recent months.

Anyone who may have seen Payne since July 14, 2005 is asked to call Schenectady Police Detectives at 382-5245.