Sheriff’s detectives asked for public help Sunday to find a 70-year-old man suffering from dementia and diabetes who went missing from La Puente.
Jose Armando Castillo, a resident of Apple Valley, was last seen Saturday at 8 p.m. at a family member’s house near the 14700 block of Prichard Lane in La Puente, according to the department.
Castillo is Hispanic. He stands 5-feet-7 inches tall and weighs about 173 pounds, the LASD reported. He was last seen wearing a brown leather jacket, red shirt and khaki pants.
He was believed to be headed to the 9000 block of Gallatin Road in Pico Rivera, the LASD said.
Anyone with information on his whereabouts was asked to call the sheriff’s missing persons unit at 323-890-5500 or 911. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.