CARSON (CBSLA.com) — Deputies sought the public’s help Wednesday to locate a 76-year-old man who has been reported missing in Carson.
According to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department, Demetrio Cordero “Metrio” was last seen around 8 a.m. Monday at his home located in the 17800 block of Lysander Drive.READ MORE: LAX Runway, 2 Taxiways Reopen After $17.3 Million Renovation
Cordero suffers from advanced stages of Alzheimer’s disease. He has gone missing before, and was previously found in downtown Los Angeles.READ MORE: Huntington Beach Installs Beach Access-Mat Near Pier Providing Greater Access For People With Limited Mobility
Detectives described Cordero as a Hispanic man who has short white hair, brown eyes and a goatee. He stands 4-foot-8 tall, weighs 140 pounds, and was last seen wearing a black sweatshirt with blue jeans.MORE NEWS: Pasadena, Long Beach Enact Eased Yellow Tier Rules Including Reopening Of Indoor Bars; LA County Waits For Thursday
Anyone with information about his whereabouts has been urged to contact the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (323) 890-5500.