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Miami police seek help finding missing man, 78

Police: Juan Garcia has dementia, Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia

Photo of Juan Garcia courtesy of the Miami Police Department.
Photo of Juan Garcia courtesy of the Miami Police Department. (Miami Police Department)

MIAMI – Miami police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 78-year-old man.

Police said Juan Garcia has been missing since about 6 p.m. Friday from the 7700 block of Northwest Fourth Avenue in Miami.

Garcia has dementia, Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia, according to the Miami Police Department.

Garcia is described by police as 5 feet, 2 inches tall, weighing about 157 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes. Police said he was last seen wearing a white hat, a gray shirt with a colorful design on the front and black dress pants.

Anyone with information about Garcia's whereabouts is asked to call the Miami Police Department at 305-603-6300 or 305-579-6111.


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