Detroit police seek help finding missing man, 72

Tom Greenwood
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 72-year-old man who has been missing since April 23 after receiving a medical procedure at a hospital.

According to police, Kenneth Dillard was last seen about 12:30 p.m. after being released from a hospital, where he had a stent procedure on his heart.

Dillard, who lives in a group home, reportedly failed to notify the home after he was released. Police said Dillard was left waiting for a cab company that was called to pick him up.

According to the cab company, Dillard was never picked up.

He is described as a black male, 6 feet tall, 168 pounds with a light complexion, white hair and brown eyes. The last time he was seen he was wearing blue pants, a white and blue striped shirt and a blue jacket.

Dillard reportedly suffers from depression and takes cancer medication.

Anyone with information on Kenneth Dillard is asked to call the Detroit Police Department at (313) 596-1340.

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