Police searching for elderly Hialeah man

Man last seen Tuesday afternoon leaving his home


HIALEAH, Fla. – Hialeah police are searching for an 85-year-old man with dementia who went missing from his home Tuesday afternoon.

Rodolfo Pastrana left his home on 17th Street on foot at about 5:30 p.m. and hasn't been seen since, police said. Officers are asking for the public's help finding Pastrana because of the cold temperatures expected in South Florida overnight.

Pastrana is 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing a brown jacket. Police said he might be carrying a power tool.

Anyone with information is asked to call Hialeah police at 305-687-2525 or 911.