Walter Iwao Kimoto

Above: Kimoto, circa 2003


Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

  • Missing Since: August 15, 2003 from Aurora, Colorado
  • Classification: Lost/Injured Missing
  • Date of Birth: March 25, 1932
  • Age: 71 years old
  • Height and Weight: 5'3, 130 pounds
  • Distinguishing Characteristics: Asian male. Graying black hair, brown eyes.
  • Medical Conditions: Kimoto suffers from macular degeneration, an incurable eye disease that causes loss of vision, and requires eyedrops.
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    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
    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    Aurora Police Department


    Source Information
    Colorado Bureau of Investigation


    Updated 2 times since October 12, 2004.

    Last updated July 24, 2016; medical conditions added, distinguishing characteristics updated.

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