Naperville Police Search for Missing Naperville Man Last Seen in Crest Hill

(Mr. Rousseau was found safe and returned to his family.)

At approximately 6:20 p.m. on Dec. 17, 2020 Naperville Police received a call from a family member of a missing subject, identified as 77-year-old Claude Rousseau. The family member advised that Mr. Rousseau was driving to her home in Sugar Grove at approximately 1:45 p.m. but became lost. He contacted her via telephone stating he was near a Jewel in Crest Hill. She was not able to make phone contact with him afterwards and has not heard from him since. A check of the area by Crest Hill Police resulted in negative results. A “Silver Alert” was initiated through the Illinois State Police for motorists to be on the lookout for Mr. Rousseau. He was last seen driving a brown 4-door Buick Lacrosse, Il. reg. # CR345.

Missing: Claude Rousseau, male black, 77 yrs. old, 5’9”, 150 pounds, gray hair, brown eyes, unknown clothing description.

Claude Rousseau

Anyone that sees or knows the whereabouts of Claude Rousseau is encouraged to call the Naperville Police Department at (630) 420-6666.


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