Missing: Vulnerable Adult Last Seen in Crystal

James Holum Photo: Crystal Police Department
James Holum

March 12, 2018 04:19 PM

Crystal police have issued a missing person's alert for 49-year-old James Holum, a vulnerable adult. 

Holum was last seen in Crystal when he was on a trip with staff from the group home where he resides in Pine City. Police said Holum "ran away from staff who eluded them." 


Police said he was last seen in the area of 32nd and Nevada in Crystal.

Holum was wearing black sweat pants, a gray T-shirt, tennis shoes, baseball cap and brown leather jacket. He is 5-foot-9, 215 pounds with blue eyes, brown hair and glasses.

Those with information are asked to call Crystal Police through Hennepin County Dispatch at 952-258-5321.

*Editor's Note: This story has been updated. Police initially said staff allowed Holum to leave, however, they later said he "ran away."


Theresa Malloy

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