The Spokane Police Department is requesting the public’s help in locating a missing 71 year old male.

Sergeant Maplethorpe

Monday, September 6, 2021 at 12:59 a.m.

The Spokane Police Department is asking for the public’s help to locate a missing man.  William Wiggins, 71, was last seen in the area of W 5th Ave and S Lincoln St on 9/5/21 at approximately 2:30 AM.  William is described as 6 feet 1 inch tall and approximately 185 pounds.  He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt with “JJ’s Smoke Shop” stenciled in yellow and blue lettering.  He was also wearing blue jeans and tan slippers.  He has grey hair and a beard.  William walks with a distinctive shuffle.

If you have seen William, please call Crime Check immediately, 456-2233, so we can reunite him with his loved ones.

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