Troy Kenneth Nelms
Description at Time of Disappearance:
Date Missing: June 5, 2006 from Mission Viejo, Orange County, California.
Date of Birth: February 23, 1935
Age at Disappearance: 71
Weight: 160 lbs.
Hair: Brown with Graying
Race/Sex: White, Male
Troy was last known to be wearing a dark blue sweat suit and dark slippers. Some agencies
report that he was wearing blue jeans and a white T-shirt. He was wearing a medical alert bracelet
and may have been pushing a wheelchair.
Troy Nelms went missing after he opened what was supposed to be a locked door sometime
during the night of June 5 and wandered off. He was discovered missing about 6:30 a.m.
Administrators of the facility, the Paragon Gardens Memory Care unit in Mission Viejo, initially
told police Troy had been gone only one hour, they later learned he may have left as early as
Orange County Sheriff's Department
Case # 06104490
NCIC # M-895777560