Have you seen him? Contact Coos Bay Police Department

Willard Dean Canfield (Photo via Coos Bay Police Department)

COOS BAY, Ore. -- The Coos Bay Police Department is seeking the community’s assistance in locating 56-year-old Willard Dean Canfield.

Police say Canfield was last seen on December 17, 2017 at the Fast Mart in Coos Bay.

Canfield is homeless and known to frequent Fast Mart, McKays Freshmart, Mingus Park, the Coos Bay Boardwalk, and the Coos Bay Library, police said.

Canfield is known to camp in the wooded trails west of Johnson Avenue in the general vicinity of some water tanks owned and operated by the Coos Bay-North Bend Water Board.

When Canfield last spoke with employees at Fast Mart, he complained that he wasn’t feeling well.

Canfield’s campsite was checked, but he was not located, the report said.

"This information is being disseminated to assist the Coos Bay Police Department in contacting Mr. Canfield in order to assess his welfare," Coos Bay police said. "The case is not considered suspicious in nature at this time."

Canfield is 5’ 11”, 162 lbs. with blue eyes and light brown hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Coos Bay Police Department at (541) 269-8911.

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