Detroit Police searching for missing man diagnosed with schizophrenia

Posted at 5:47 PM, Oct 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-06 18:04:38-04

Detroit Police are searching for a missing 65-year-old man diagnosed with schizophrenia.

Johnny Lawson was last seen by his caregiver the morning of Oct. 4 in the area of East Grand Boulevard and Gratiot. 

He is described as a Black male, 5-feet 10-inches, 142 pounds with black and gray hair and beard. Lawson has a noticeable lump on his forehead. 

Lawson was last seen dressed in a collared shirt, blue jeans and black dress shoes. 

Police say he is in good physical condition despite being diagnosed with schizophrenia. 

If anyone has seen Johnny Lawson, notify police at (313) 569-5740 or Crime Stoppers at (800) SPEAK-UP.