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Silver alert issued for missing Phoenix man

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call the Phoenix Police Department Missing Persons Unit at (602) 534-2121.
Credit: Phoenix PD
Roberto Velazquez was last seen on 3/14/19 at approximately 6:30 p.m. in the area of 70th and West Cambridge avenues in Phoenix, Arizona.

PHOENIX — Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing 83-year-old man.

Roberto Velazquez was last seen on March 14 around 6:30 p.m. near 70th and West Cambridge avenues in Phoenix. 

According to authorities, Velazquez has a medical condition which may cause him to appear confused or disoriented. He was last seen wearing a tan zip-up sweater, jeans and black shoes, officials say.

Velazquez is 5’ 03” tall, 160 pounds, with white hair, a full beard and brown eyes. Police say he has a disorder causing his skin to appear “bleached” in areas. 

Anyone having information regarding this case is asked to contact the Phoenix Police Department Missing Persons Unit at (602) 534-2121 or after hours at (602)262-6141.