Police searching for man with dementia missing from south Columbus

(Courtesy: Columbus Division of Police)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX/WTTE) -- Columbus Police are asking for the public's help locate an elderly man reported missing from south Columbus.

George Washington, 84, was last seen in the area of E. Broad Street and N. 17th Street Friday afternoon. Police say he's diagnosed with dementia.

He's approximately 5'11" weighing around 200 pounds with grey hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a dark longsleeve sweatshirt, tan dress pants, and brown loafers.

He was driving a purple 2006 Chevy Cobalt SS with Ohio license plate number FDH9144.

If you've seen him, you're asked to call Columbus Police at 614-645-4545.

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