Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office press release:
The Trinity County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a suspicious missing person case near Humboldt County.
Family members reported 74 year old Keith Olsen missing on Nov. 15 after he did not arrive as scheduled in Seattle, WA. Olsen left Yuma, AZ on Nov. 12. Olsen talked to family members on Nov. 13 at about 4:30 p.m. and told them he was on “the 101” but with no precise location. At an unknown time on Nov. 13 his red 2011 Toyota Camry (AZ license # WCKCZ16) was seen parked near mile post marker 18.5 on Zenia Lake Mountain Road. On Nov. 18 his vehicle was determined to be abandoned and towed from that location. All of Olsen’s belongings were found in the vehicle, including his wallet, cellular telephone, keys to the vehicle and luggage.
On Nov. 20 a search team from Trinity County Sheriff’s Office searched the area and did not find any sign of Olsen. Olsen is described a white male, 5’ 11” tall, approximately 218 pounds, with gray hair and blue eyes. Family members report that he has several medical issues and is unsteady on his feet.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Lieutenant Chris Compton of the Trinity County Sheriff’s Office at 530-623-2611 or Deputy Duarte of the Yuma County Sheriff’s Office at 928-783-4427.
ABOVE: Approximate location of Olsen’s vehicle.