Toledo Police search for missing man with dementia & diabetes

<font size="2">Thomas Purdham</font>

Update: The missing adult alert for Thomas Purdham has been cancelled.

Toledo Police are asking residents in Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams, and Wood counties to be on the look-out for an elderly man missing since Thursday afternoon.

74-year-old Thomas Purdham was last seen, just after 2:15 p.m., at his home on Country Squire Lane in Toledo.

Officials say he left, Thursday afternoon, with his keys but did not tell anyone where he was going.

He may be driving a black 2005 Buick Lacrosse with OH plate number AR67BU.

Mr. Purdham suffers from both Dementia and diabetes, so he may be in need of his medication.

He is described as being 5' 9" tall, weighs 165, has brown hair, and has green eyes.

If you see him, or his vehicle, you are asked to call 9-1-1 or 1-866-693-9171 to be transferred to the investigating law enforcement agency.