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Police sought the public’s help Friday finding a one-armed 87-year-old man with dementia who went missing in South Los Angeles.

William Peoples, who is missing his left arm and also has diabetes, was last seen driving his pickup truck about 5 p.m. Wednesday in the 2000 block of West 99th Street, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.

Peoples is black, 5 feet 8 inches tall and about 150 pounds, with black- and-gray hair and brown eyes. He was wearing a light-colored shirt and blue jeans when last seen.

His pickup truck is a light blue 1970 Ford, license plate 5F16462.

Anyone with information regarding Peoples’ whereabouts was urged to call the LAPD’s Missing Person’s Unit at (213) 996-1800 and ask for Detective Roman. After-hours and weekend calls should be directed to (877) LAPD-24-7.

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— City News Service

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