UPDATE: We are saddened to announce that the search for 83 year-old James Welchko is now over. Texas EquuSearch members have located a body that is thought to be that of James, but positive identification must still be confirmed by law enforcement investigators and medical authorities. We will announce funeral arrangements when they become available to us. We ask that everyone please James’s family, friends and his community in your thoughts and prayers during this most tragic time in their lives.

Ground Search Activation: The active search for 83 year-old James Welchko will begin on Sunday – October 23rd 2016 at 12:15 p.m. We will be in need of searchers on foot and ATVs. The search staging area will be located at 3415 Cedar Knolls Ct. in Kingwood, Texas 77339. James is a Dementia patient. He was dressed in khaki pants, a white shirt and brown loafers. Your Search Coordinator is Sergio Lopez, and his contact number is (281) 924-5962.

Original Post: 83 year-old James Welchko, a Dementia patient, was last seen walking down his street in Kingwood, Texas on October 22nd 2016. James was wearing khaki pants, a white shirt and brown loafers. If you have seen James Welchko since his disappearance, if you know of his current whereabouts or if you have any information concerning his disappearance; please contact the Houston Police Department at (832) 394-1840 – or call Texas EquuSearch at (281) 309-9500.

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