*Update: This missing man has been found safe.
Port Moody police are calling on the public to help locate a missing man last seen leaving his home in a silver 2007 Nissan Sentra.
David Leroy Smyth, 82, is said to suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and “could be confused about where he is going or how to get home,” said Sgt. Ian Morrison in a press release.
Smyth was last seen driving the four-door sedan (B.C. license plate 075 LTD) at 11:12 a.m., March 6, and is known to frequent Stanley Park, the Hammond area of Maple Ridge and the dykes in Port Coquitlam and Pitt Meadows. Police say he also might have tried to visit a family member in Abbotsford.
Smyth stands 5’9” and weighs 175 pounds. He has blue eyes, is balding with short, white hair and a white beard. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, black jeans and a black baseball cap with a “White Pass Yukon” logo as seen in the photograph above. He’s also known to wear a plain black mask.
Anyone who has information about David Leroy Smyth’s whereabouts is asked to contact the Port Moody Police Department’s non-emergency line at 604-461-3456, or at 911 if the situation rises to an emergency.