Detroit police search for missing 80-year-old man with dementia, heart condition

Posted at 1:37 PM, Dec 02, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-02 13:37:08-05

Detroit police are asking for your help locating a missing 80-year-old man who suffers from a heart condition and dementia.

According to police, Robert Painter was last seen at his home in the 8300 block of Greenview around 9 p.m. Thursday. That's between Tireman and Joy Rd., east of M-39 on the city's west side.

He was last seen wearing blue jeans, a green Army shirt with his last name across the back, a red and black plaid jacket and gray gym shoes. He is in need of his medication.

He is described as a white male, 5-feet-10, 140 pounds with gray hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.