Elderly man with dementia goes missing in Oakland Park

OAKLAND PARK, FLA. (WSVN) - Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives are searching for a 73-year-old man who was last seen, Tuesday afternoon, in Oakland Park.

According to police, Stafford “Eddie” Redwood, who suffers from dementia, was last seen at around 5:15 p.m. at his home, located along the 3000 block of Northwest 30th Avenue.

Redwood is described as a man who stands 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs about 180 pounds and has brown eyes.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact Detective Chris Blankenship at 954-321-4268 or Regional Communications at 954-764-HELP (4357).

You may also call Broward County Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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