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Detroit police looking for missing 69-year-old man with dementia

Robert Gardner, 69, vanished Sept. 13, 2017 from his home in Detroit.
Robert Gardner, 69, vanished Sept. 13, 2017 from his home in Detroit.

DETROIT – Detroit police are searching for a man who suffers from dementia who vanished from his home on Wednesday.

Police said Robert Gardner, 69, was last seen at his home in the 9000 block of Faust Avenue at 10 p.m. At 7:30 a.m. Friday, his wife discovered that he was missing.

He was last seen wearing an orange shirt and blue jeans.

Gardner is a black man standing 5 feet 10 inches tall. 

Police said he is in good physical condition. 

Anyone with information about his location is asked to call police at 313-596-5640 or 313-596-5600. 

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