Critical Missing Person – Cephus Shaw

UPDATE: Mr. Shaw has been found.


UPDATE:  Investigators discovered that Mr. Shaw suffers from seizures in which he takes medication.  He also has difficulty with his speech due to a previous stroke.  We continue to encourage anyone who has seen Mr. Shaw or knows his whereabouts please call 911 or contact the Missing Person’s Unit at (214) 671-4268.


Cephus Shaw

Cephus Shaw

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating a critically missing person. Cephus Shaw, Black male 76 years old, was last seen on July 23, 2014, at approximately 8:00am, walking east from Trailridge Drive and Fountain Drive. He was heading to a store located at Kiest Boulevard and Polk Street.

Mr. Shaw is described as a Black male 76 years old, 5’09” in height and weighing 135 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white shirt, red shorts, black shoes, and possibly wearing a tan baseball cap.  This incident is documented on Service Number 176680-2014.

If anyone knows the whereabouts of Mr. Shaw, they are asked to call 911 or the Missing Person’s Unit at (214) 671-4268.