SDPD issues alert for missing man described as 'at risk'

Posted at 2:04 PM, Sep 17, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-18 11:04:03-04

UPDATE: San Diego Police reported Monday morning that Rafol was safe and with his family.

ALLIED GARDENS (CNS) - San Diego police were today asking the public for help locating a man known to have a mental condition who was reported missing.

Benjamin Rafol, 26, was last seen at about 10:45 p.m. Saturday when he left on foot from the Verge apartment complex at 6850 Mission Gorge Road, according to the San Diego Police Department.

Rafol has mental issues including schizophrenia and psychosis, said SDPD Lt. Dan Sullivan.

Rafol is not from the area and does not have a cell phone or a car.

He is described as a Filipino male, 5 feet-8 inches tall and 160 pounds. He was last seen wearing a dark gray Volcom t-shirt, light gray pants, black Nike shoes and a black Hurley baseball hat.