(North Las Vegas, NV) — Police are asking for help locating a man who went missing Monday and may be in need of medical care.
Jose Martinez is a resident of an assisted living home. He walked out of a dental office near Lake Mead Boulevard and McDaniel Street, where he had been taken for treatment around 4:45 p.m.
Martinez is diabetic and suffers from dementia. He requires medication and is unable to find his way home without assistance.
Police say foul play is not suspected, and Martinez has a history of walking away from the home.
Martinez is Hispanic, 5’5″ tall, 130 pounds, and has gray and brown hair. He was last seen wearing a gray shirt and blue jean shorts. Martinez has a mustache and wears tinted, prescription glasses.
Anyone with information about Martinez is asked to call North Las Vegas Police at 702-633-9111.