Arnaldo Cotto

Highland deputies are searching for Arnaldo Cotto, a 78-year-old man suffering who went missing in Highland on Thursday, Nov. 21.

San Bernardino police located Arnaldo Cotto, a 78-year-old Highland resident with Alzheimer’s, on Friday, Nov. 22. He was not injured and has been reunited with his family.

Cotto had been missing since Thursday morning when he was last seen at his Highland home.


Highland deputies are searching for a critical missing person, Arnaldo Cotto, a 78-year-ol Hispanic man with Alzheimer’s.

According to a sheriff’s department press release, at approximately 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 21, Cotto left his residence on foot from the 7300 block of Dunkirk Avenue in the city of Highland. Highland Station personnel, Sheriff’s Aviation and K9 units are conducting a search and encourage anyone who sees the missing person to call 911 immediately.

He is described as 5 foot 7 inches tall, 180 pounds with short gray hair and a gray goatee. He was last seen wearing a green shirt, light blue pants and brown slip-on shoes.

Anyone with information regarding Arnaldo Cotto’s whereabouts is urged to contact detectives at the Highland Police Station at (909) 425-9793. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-tip Hotline at 1 (800) 78-CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip Hotline at wetip.com.

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