Los Angeles (CBSLA) – A Silver Alert was issued to a 78-year-old diabetic who went missing in Hollywood.
William Mortimer was last seen on Heliotrope Drive and Santa Monica Boulevard just before 5:30 p.m.
He left his home and has not been seen since, Los Angeles police said.
Mortimer is diabetic, needs insulin and has a pacemaker. He is blind in one eye and deaf in one ear.
The California Highway Patrol issued a Silver Alert to Mortimer Wednesday morning.
SILVER ALARM – Los Angeles County
Last seen: N Heliotrope Dr. and Santa Monica Blvd., Los Angeles @ LAPDHQ WHEN SEEN, CALL 9-1-1 pic.twitter.com/v5z6WjL2y9
– CHP Alerts (@CHPAlerts) November 24, 2021