11/24 10:35 AM:A 70-year-old man who was reported missing in San Francisco on Monday has been found safe, police said today.
Richard Seng disappeared from the 200 block of Shotwell Street in the city’s Mission District at about 11:50 a.m.
Seng suffers from dementia, high blood pressure and diabetes, and police were concerned for his welfare.
Police said this morning that Seng turned up at the Marina Safeway on Monday night, apparently after having ridden buses around the city.
Employees were worried about his health and called paramedics, who took Seng to St. Mary’s Hospital, police said. He was found to be in good condition and is now back home.
11/23 10:17 PM: San Francisco police tonight are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 70-year-old man who has dementia.
Richard Seng was last seen at about 11:50 a.m. in the 200 block of Shotwell Street, police said. In addition to dementia, Seng has high blood pressure and diabetes, and requires medications.
He is described as a white man, 5 feet 2 inches tall, 130 pounds with gray hair and a moustache. He was last seen wearing a light blue windbreaker over a gray hooded sweatshirt, blue T-shirt, blue jeans, gold wire-framed eyeglasses and was carrying a black backpack.
Anyone with information regarding Seng’s whereabouts is asked to call the Police Department at (415) 558-5508 or (415) 553-1071.