NOPD searches for missing 68-year-old man

NOPD searches for missing 68-year-old man

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - The New Orleans Police Department is asking for the public's help finding a missing 68-year-old man.

Melvin Webster was last seen Wednesday (July 27) around 11:30 a.m. in the 1500 block of Paula Street when he left his home.

He may be somewhere in the area of Elysian Fields Avenue and Robert E. Lee Boulevard.

Webster has been diagnosed with Alzheimer's.

Webster is described as being five-feet-nine-inches tall and weighing 175 pounds with gray hair.

He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Melvin Webster is asked to call the New Orleans Police Department at 504-821-2222 or Third District Detectives at 504-658-6030.

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