CANCELLED: Police Searching for Missing Man with Alzheimer’s

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Vancouver Police are requesting the public’s help to locate a missing elderly man with Alzheimer’s.

Seventy-nine-year-old Gary Coburn was last seen today around noon walking westbound on East 22nd Avenue from Victoria Drive. He may be trying to make his way back to the area of his home near East 12th Avenue and Main Street. He is capable of walking long distances and likes to frequent coffee shops.

Mr. Coburn is white, 5’5″ tall, has a medium build, short grey hair, and he wears glasses. He was last seen wearing a white, short-sleeved shirt, khaki pants, sandals with white socks, and he is wearing an Alzheimer’s identity bracelet.

Mr. Coburn may appear confused or disoriented. If you see him, please call 9-1-1 and stay with him until help arrives.


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