Police looking for 70-year-old Sterling Heights man last seen at VA hospital

Posted at 1:59 PM, Feb 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-14 14:00:23-05

(WXYZ) — Police are looking for a missing Sterling Heights man who was last seen at his appointment at a VA hospital in Detroit.

John Williams Jr. left his home on Feb. 13 driving a green over silver 2002 Dodge Ram conversion van with a Michigan handicap plate of 3357G0.

Williams went to an appointment at the VA hospital located at 4646 John R in Detroit. His wife was at the home when he left and said he appeared normal.

Police say Williams is in good mental condition but suffers partial paralysis on his right side from a previous stroke. Williams left the home with his cell phone but it has been off.

Williams checked in at the hospital around 1 p.m. for his 1:30 p.m. appointment and checked out at 1:41 p.m.

Police say he was last seen wearing a black winter hat, black coat, blue sweater, blue pants and blue dress shoes. The van he was driving has a dent on the driver's side front bumper; the double doors on the passenger side are also dented.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 586-446-2832.