Johnston Police asking for help in locating missing man

JOHNSTON, R.I (WLNE) – Johnston Police are asking the public’s help in locating 50-year-old Robert Rocchio.

Police say he left his home sometime after 1:00 PM on March 6th, and did not return.

He was last seen wearing a tan jacket and black backpack, walking in the area of Atwood avenue.

Police say he is 5’9″ and approximately 275lbs.

According to Roccio’s family, his clothes were missing, along with cash.

He is believed to have his cell phone on him, but it is turned off.

His family state that he may attempt to travel to Manhattan, where he previously lived.

Those who may have seen Rocchio, are asked to call Johnston Police at 401-231-8100.

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