DOB: January 29, 1952
Weight: 200 pounds
Other: Large scar on left leg, heart tattoo on right arm
Last Seen: 06/20/1998
Time: About 8:00 p.m.
Location: Beacon train station, city of Beacon, NY
Arthur P. Deering walks with a limp, is missing two front teeth and may have a full beard. He suffers from post traumatic stress disorder, for which he needs medication. Deering was under care at a Veteran's Administration hospital. Deering may exhibit paranoid tendencies when not taking the medication. He lived in Kingston, NY, from October 1996 until his disappearance. Before that he lived in Memphis, Tennessee and may be attempting to travel to eastern North Carolina, Tennessee or Florida. He may be disoriented and living as a street person; he may not understand that he has family who is searching for him. A reward is being offered.
If you have any information, please call:
Beacon City Police Department
Detective Bureau Beacon, New York
(845) 831-4111 or (845) 838-5057
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