Critical missing: Cornelius Ponder

San Bernardino Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating Cornelius Ponder, an 80-year-old with dementia, after he was reported missing Friday morning, June 7.

The San Bernardino Police Department is asking the public for assistance in locating Cornelius Ponder, an 80-year-old man with dementia who has been missing since 7:30 a.m. on Friday, June 7.

Ponder is described as a African American male, 5 feet 6 inches tall and 130 pounds. He uses a silver cane to walk. He was last seen wearing a military style hat, light-blue plaid shirt and blue or black jeans.

He was last seen at the Casa Linda Apartments, 540 E. Weir Road, San Bernardino. He is believed to have been seen in the area of Barton Road and Oakwood Street at approximately 10:30 a.m. on June 7.

Ponder has no prior history of being a missing person, and is not familiar with this area. If you see this person, contact the San Bernardino Police Department’s dispatch center at (909) 383-5311.

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