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Elderly man with Alzheimer’s missing from West Side

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CHICAGO (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

Police are searching for an elderly man with Alzheimer's disease who went missing while going to a West Town bank on Monday.

Evaristo Cruz, 85, was last known to be going to a bank branch in the 1400 block of West Chicago Avenue, according to an alert issued by police Tuesday.

Cruz was described as Hispanic, 5-foot-7 and 150 pounds with brown eyes, gray hair and a light complexion. He was last seen wearing a gray Members Only jacket, black pants and black gym shoes.

Cruz, of the 800 block of North Maplewood, is in the early stages of Alzheimer's, police said.

Anyone with information should call Area North detectives at (312) 747-8380.

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