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Facebook page set up to help find missing 74-year-old SLO man

George Carpenter, 74, was reported missing about 2 p.m. Wednesday, authorities said.
George Carpenter, 74, was reported missing about 2 p.m. Wednesday, authorities said.

A group has been created on a popular social media site in the latest effort to find missing San Luis Obispo man George Carpenter.

Carpenter, 74, has dementia and was last seen Dec. 23 at Laguna Lake Park with his black Labrador, Scooter. Carpenter was driving his gray 1989 Jeep Comanche pickup with a camper shell, license plate number 3W27270. The truck has a “Darwin” fish with legs decal on the back.

The Facebook group, “Find George Carpenter,” includes detailed information about the ongoing search and a description of Carpenter, his truck and his dog.

More than 200 volunteers and a private helicopter helped search for Carpenter throughout San Luis Obispo County New Year’s Day but were unable to find any clues to his whereabouts. View the Facebook group at http://tiny.cc/6TNrN.

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