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Man Reported Missing from Decatur Street

by Dawne Massey

April 18, 2017

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Eighth District, Missing Person/Runaway

Man Reported Missing from Decatur Street

NOPD needs the public’s assistance in locating a man reported missing from Decatur Street.


At approximately 10:15 p.m. on April 17, 2017, Gerald “Terry” Smith (DOB: 4-9-1948) was last seen by family members inside their AirBnB in the 300 block of Decatur. When the family awakened at 8 a.m. on April 18, 2017, Smith was missing from the residence and they have been unable to locate him.


 Smith is described as being 6’1” tall and weighing 225 pounds. He was last seen wearing a lavender shirt, blue jeans and a navy blue veteran’s hat. The family reported that Smith suffers from a number of medical issues. 


If you have any information about Gerald “Terry” Smith’s whereabouts please contact any Eighth District detective at 504-658-6080.