July 31, 2017 6:49 am
Updated: August 2, 2017 6:10 am

Family issues public plea in locating Toronto senior missing since Friday

Missing man Domingos Martins, 83.

Toronto Police Service

Family members are asking for the public’s help in locating a 83-year-old man with Alzheimer’s who hasn’t been seen since last Friday.

Domingos Martins, who also goes by the “Branco,” was last seen on Friday, July 28 at approximately 4:30 p.m. in the Lawrence Avenue West and Jane Street area.

Family members told members of the media on Sunday night that he left home to go for a walk in the park and never returned.

Martins’ daughter-in-law said he requires medication and may be disoriented in new surroundings.

The family is offering a $5,000 reward for any information in the missing persons case.

He is described as 5’4” tall, 180-200 lbs., bald, has difficulty walking and speaks only Portuguese.

He was last seen wearing a black shirt with “Martins” written on it, blue shorts and Crocs.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1200 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).

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