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August 15, 2019

**Update**at-Risk Missing Person

Nikolay Vaschenko made his way back to his residence during the night. He appears to be unharmed and in good health.

The Sheriff’s Office would like to thank the public and news media for sharing information about Vaschenko.


The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office is seeking assistance from the public in locating a man who was reported missing from the 5300 block of Whitecliff Way in North Highlands.  75-year-old Nikolay Vaschenko was reported missing after he walked away from his residence.  Vaschenko was last seen around 4:30 p.m. on August 14, 2019.

Vaschenko (see attached photo) is described as a white male with a bald head and gray waist-length beard.  He is approximately 6’ tall and 198 pounds. He was last seen wearing a cream colored shirt, khaki pants, and a light colored round-brimmed hat.  Vaschenko is unfamiliar with the area and may suffer from a medical condition which causes him to become easily confused and disoriented.

Anyone knowing the whereabouts of this missing person is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at (916) 874-5115.

Sergeant Tess Deterding

Sheriff’s Spokesperson

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