Mark Lauchli (pictured) was last seen Feb. 12 at his home in the 6900 block of McQuillen Circle in the Tahoe Park area. He left a note saying that he was going to the American River, according to a Police Department news release.
Family members thought he might have been going to the Howe Avenue Bridge. Police said his vehicle was found near La Riviera Drive and Howe Avenue the same day.
Lauchli reportedly was distraught and depressed when he left home, and his family is worried about his welfare.
He wears glasses and may be wearing a forest green long-sleeve shirt.
Anyone with information regarding Lauchli's whereabouts is asked to call 911 or police dispatch at (916) 264-5471.