Please help us spread the word about James Begley out of Fort Bragg, California by sharing this report.
BY REQUEST — This missing person was submitted via our submission form and is being created by user request. Although a police report may not have been published, we’ve been informed that police have been made aware of James’ disappearance.
FORT BRAGG — The missing’s family is asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing 64 year old James Begley out of the Fort Bragg, California area.
James was last seen in his kayak in the early morning hours on Sunday August 6, 2017 at Noyo Harbor in Fort Bragg. He was last seen padding towards Dolphin Aisle Marina. The Coast guard recovered his kayak floating offshore, but he was not in it. His kayak paddle has not yet been recovered, it was reported as being green in color. Extensive searches and dives were performed in the area but did not find anything. These agencies have since suspended their searches and he has been declared a missing person.
He was last seen wearing a tan colored Carhart (or similar style) jacket and a baseball cap.
James is described as:
• GENDER: Male.
• HAIR: Grey/Brown Curly.
• EYES: Blue.
• HEIGHT: 6 Feet 1 Inch.
• WEIGHT: 200 Pounds.
• OTHER: James has a faded tattoo of a sun on the back of his shoulder and he is many teeth.
Do you know something?
If you have any information in regards to James’ whereabouts, you are being asked to contact the Mendocino County Sheriffs Department at 707-463-4411 or 707-463-4086 immediately. If you can’t get through to the sheriff or don’t feel comfortable contacting law enforcement, you can get in contact with a family member of Jim’s by calling 831-233-0251. If you wish to remain anonymous, please enter *67 before dialing the area code to block your number from appearing on caller ID. You can also send an email with any information you have to FindJimBegley@gmail.com.
Want to stay anonymous?
If you wish to remain anonymous with your information, you are welcome to call California Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
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