COMPTON (CNS) - Authorities sought public help today to find an 89- year-old man diagnosed with dementia and requiring medical assistance who disappeared in Compton.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, DC Robinson was last seen Monday in the 1000 block of West Cressy Street. He has been diagnosed with dementia, high blood pressure, and diabetes, sheriff's officials said. Robinson is 5 feet 5 inches tall, 130 pounds, bald, and has brown eyes. It was unknown what type of clothing he was wearing. He is presumed to be driving a metallic tan 1999 Buick Century with California license plate number 4EEX429, according to the sheriff's department.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Robinson was encouraged to contact the Sheriff's Homicide Bureau Missing Person Detail unit at 323-890-5500. Callers who choose to remain anonymous can contact Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.