In Cologne/Bonn

Police search for missing American man


Police are searching for 55-year-old William J.

COLOGNE. Cologne police are looking for a 55-year-old American who has been missing since Sunday evening. The man is dependent on vital medication and is thought to be in the Cologne/Bonn area.

With the publication of a photo, the Cologne police are asking for help in the search for 55-year-old American William J., who has been missing since Sunday evening. According to police reports on Tuesday, the 1.75 meter tall man from Cologne-Rodenkirchen could be in the Bonn, Troisdorf, Siegburg or Düsseldorf area. He wears glasses and is dependent on vital medication.

The man is described as follows:

  • normal stature
  • brown short hair
  • balding forehead
  • wears a purple rubber bracelet
  • one thumbnail is  completely torn off
  • what he was wearing is unknown
  • He was thought to be driving a black BMW X3 with the number plate SU-US 240.


Police ask anyone who has information to please call them at 0221/2290 or the emergency number 110.