Walter Iwao Kimoto

Kimoto, circa 2003

  • Missing Since 08/15/2003
  • Missing From Aurora, Colorado
  • Classification Lost/Injured Missing
  • Sex Male
  • Race Asian
  • Date of Birth 03/25/1932 (87)
  • Age 71 years old
  • Height and Weight 5'3, 130 pounds
  • Medical Conditions Kimoto suffers from macular degeneration, an incurable eye disease that causes loss of vision, and requires eyedrops.
  • Distinguishing Characteristics Asian male. Graying black hair, brown eyes.

Details of Disappearance

Kimoto was last seen in Aurora, Colorado on August 15, 2003. He sent a letter to his niece in Hawaii, stating that because of his declining health and his age, he had decided to go for a "last hike in the woods." Before his disappearance, he gave his car away and closed his bank accounts.

There has been no indication of Kimoto's whereabouts since 2003; his case remains unsolved.

Investigating Agency

  • Aurora Police Department 203-739-6000

Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004. Last updated July 24, 2016; medical conditions added, distinguishing characteristics updated.