A 71-year-old man with dementia was missing Saturday morning from the East Hollywood adult care facility where he lives.
Fernando Cruz Chavez was last seen at 2:30 p.m. Friday at the facility in the 5100 block of Sunset Boulevard, near Normandie Avenue, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
Chavez is Hispanic, 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 140 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a black San Francisco baseball cap, a black jacket with a bear logo, a white shirt, black pants and black shoes, police said.
Anyone with information on Chavez’s whereabouts was asked to call the LAPD’s Missing Persons Unit at 213-996-1880 or the department’s 24-hour line at 877-527-3247.