Search for missing man with Alzheimer's Disease

Posted by LaToya Boyce - email

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Police are looking for a missing man in north Charlotte. Officers are searching in the Wellington Neighborhood off Prosperity Church Road.

We're told the police chopper is circling the area. Neighbors are looking for an elderly man with Alzheimer's Disease who wandered away from his home.

Abraham Gerard has whitish hair and is wearing a blue baseball cap, navy blue shirt and an army green windbreaker.

Mr. Gerard is also wearing a bracelet with his family's phone number.

He was last seen on Treehurst Court, near the entrance of the Wellington neighborhood. If you have any information, please call 911