Douglas County Sheriff's Office


 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  09/28/2012 - 09:30
Contact Person:  Andrea Zielinski  
Contact Number:  541-440-4486  
Subject:  Missing Person  
Date/Time of Incident:  09/24/2012 - 00:00
Incident Location:  Marvin Hill Area near Sutherlin, Oregon  
Case Number:  12-4227  
Missing Person:  Cratty, Royce Paul / 74 yoa / Umpqua, OR

On September 27, 2012, 74 year old Royce Paul Cratty was reported missing by his wife. Cratty was last seen by his son on Monday, September 24, in the morning, when he dropped him off on a BLM road in the Marvin Hill area of Hwy 138W to go for a hike. Marvin Hill is located approximately 8 miles west of Sutherlin near Milepost 16.5.

Royce Cratty is described as a 5' 8”, 145 lbs, with gray hair and green eyes. Mr. Cratty was last seen wearing two blue shirts, blue “rigging pants”, and a red “cruiser hat”.

Sheriff's Office deputies and Search and Rescue personnel are actively searching the area where Mr. Cratty was last seen.

If anyone has seen Cratty or has information to his whereabouts they should contact the Sheriff’s Office at 541-440-4471.

A photo of Cratty will be attached to this release at

Royce Paul Cratty    
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