BCSO says missing 71-year-old man found safe

Benito Martinez Rojas was last seen on May 2 in the 2000 block of Sandy Bend

Benito Martinez Rojas was last seen on May 2 (BCSO)

SAN ANTONIO(Update: 9:30 a.m. Tuesday): The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office said a 71-year-old man who disappeared last week has been found.

Benito Martinez Rojas is safe, according to BCSO. Further details were not released.

(Original: 8:03 p.m. Monday): The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help locating a 71-year-old missing man with a medical condition that requires medication.

Benito Martinez Rojas was last seen on May 2 in the 2000 block of Sandy Bend in south Bexar County.

The man’s family said he frequents the area of Mogford and Highway 281 near a Dollar General.

Martinez Rojas is 6 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 210 pounds, and has brown eyes and gray hair. He also wears glasses and was last seen in a gray long-sleeve shirt and khaki pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call BCSO at 210-335-6000 or email missingpersons@bexar.org.


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