SACRAMENTO -- Sacramento County Sheriffs are looking for a missing North Highlands man considered at risk due to Alzheimer's.
Pedro Garcia, 72, was last seen in the 5700 block of San Ardo Way at approximately 6:00 a.m. today.
He is considered to be at-risk due to dementia and Alzheimer's disease.
Garcia is described as a Hispanic male who is 5-foot-5-inches tall and weighs approximately 160 pounds.He has a shaved head and brown eyes, and was last seen wearing a light-blue shirt, green pants, black shoes, and a plaid, short-brimmed hat.
He reportedly leans slightly to the side while standing and walking, due to a physical ailment.
Sheriffs are setting up a command post at Karl Rosario Park and will be institututing a Reverse-911 call to around 35,000 homes in the immediate area.
Garcia does not speak English, and is known to become easily disoriented.
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of this missing person is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Department at (916) 874-5115.