WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating a missing 65-year-old from Silver Spring who has Alzheimer's disease, diabetes and does not speak.
Ayalew Ishete was last seen Tuesday at 9 :30 a.m. in the 1900 block of Rosemary Hills Drive in the Woodside neighborhood of Silver Spring, police said.
Ishete is described by police as a black male, approximately 6'1" tall, and 200 pounds. He has short black hair and brown eyes.
Police say Ishete may be wearing a light blue, long- sleeve shirt with brown pants and brown shoes. He walks with a cane and may be wearing prescription glasses.
Anyone with any information regarding Mr. Ishete's whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000.