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Minneapolis Police Ask for the Public’s Help in Locating Missing Vulnerable Adult Male

Missing Man Found Safe

November 10, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) This morning Mr. AFANASYEV was located safe and well.

The AFANASYEV family and the Minneapolis Police Department would like to thank the media and the public who assisted in spreading the word of his disappearance.


November 9, 2020 (MINNEAPOLIS) The Minneapolis Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing adult male who suffers from memory issues.

AMATOLIY AFANASYEV/DOB: 05-10-1936 is described as a white male with a thin build.  He is 5 feet 4 inches tall.  He is bald and has light colored eyes.

Mr. AFANASYEV was last seen around 4:00 PM on the 200 block of Oak Grove Street wearing a white shirt, jeans and slippers.  He is not dressed for the weather.

Mr. AFANASYEV does not speak English and suffers from memory issues.

Anyone who see him is asked to call 911 right away.

The GO # for this case is 20-285484.