SLCPD Closes Investigation of 1982 Homicide
July 12, 2012
In Memoriam: Officer Michael J. Dunman
July 17, 2012

Call (801) 799-3000 if you see him

Update: Case closed: Remains found in Nevada.

July 13, 2012 — The Salt Lake City Police Department seeks the public’s help to find a missing and endangered adult.

According to family members, Robin Putnam, 25, was travelling from Oakland, California, to Grand Junction, Colorado, by Amtrak train earlier this week. While his belongings arrived in Colorado, the family believes he got off the train during a stopover in Salt Lake City at 3 a.m. Sunday, July 8, 2012.

Putnam is described as:

  • 6 feet 1 inch tall,
  • 140 lbs.,
  • blue eyes,
  • blond hair,
  • and possibly wearing glasses

Putnam is considered a missing and endangered adult due to mental health issues. A family spokesman is available to speak with reporters. Please call the Public Information Officer for contact information.

If you know the whereabouts of Putnam, please call (801) 799-3000. Anonymous tips may be sent by text message to CRIMES (274637). Please start the message with the keyword TIPSLCPD. Reference: case #12-119999.

Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).