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Detroit police searching for missing 72-year-old man in poor mental condition

John Tolson needs medication

John Tolson went missing in Detroit on Sept. 22, 2017.
John Tolson went missing in Detroit on Sept. 22, 2017.

Police are searching for a man in poor mental condition who went missing Friday in Detroit.

Police said John Russel Tolson, 72, requires medication.

Tolson was last seen at about 5 p.m. in the 600 block of Glynn Court, police said.

Tolson is black and 5 feet 11 inches tall. He weighs about 235 pounds. He was last seen wearing a brown hat, a yellow and black striped shirt and beige shorts.

Anyone with information about Tolson's location is asked to call police at 313-596-1040 or 313-596-1616.

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