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Missing couple who went fishing in Delta sought

The Sacramento County Sheriff's Department is trying to find a couple who went fishing Thursday and their boat turned up unoccupied near the Rio Vista Bridge in the Delta.

Van Chanpenxi, 64, and Chantra Chanpenxi, 51, have not been seen nor have they contacted family since Thursday, according to a department news release.

Van Chanpenxi is described as 5 feet 9 inches tall, 155 pounds, bald, clean shaven and wearing glasses. His wife has brown hair, brown eyes and is 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 120 pounds.

Anyone with information about their whereabouts should call the Sheriff's Department at (916) 874-5115.

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