Vancouver Police are searching for missing 74-year-old John Armstrong, who was last seen just before noon today, walking away from his care facility. Mr. Armstrong was seen near the area of South East Marine Drive and Elliot Street. He suffers from short term memory loss and COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).
Mr. Armstrong is white, 5’2” tall, and has a slim build. He has dark short hair and a short beard. Mr. Armstrong was wearing a black toque and possibly a blue jacket with a hood. He was carrying a black bag similar to a briefcase.
Mr. Armstrong has been know to use transit, and he may appear to be confused or disoriented. If anyone sees John Armstrong, please call 9-1-1 immediately and stay with him until help arrives.