Detroit police search for missing elderly man with dementia

Posted at 6:21 AM, Sep 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-01 06:21:59-04

Detroit police are asking for your help locating a missing elderly man with dementia.

Eddie King, Jr., 76, was last seen on Thursday afternoon around 2:15 p.m. at Henry Ford Hospital in the 2700 block of W. Grand Blvd.

Police say he went to a doctor's appointment and then never returned.

He is described as a black male, 5-feet-11 weighing 185 pounds. He has dark complexion, medium build, brown eyes, short black hair and no facial hair. He was last seen wearing a black felt Kangol hat, black short zip jacket, medium gray/royal blue striped button up short sleeve silk shirt, medium gray silk pants and two toned light and dark tan colored shoes.  

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 313-596-5340.