Roy PD locates missing man

Posted at 9:15 PM, Jul 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-03 17:24:51-04

UPDATE: Roy Police stated Sunday that Acosta had been found and is safe.

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ROY, Utah — Police are asking for the public’s help locating a 65-year-old man who walked away from Heritage Park Care Center Friday.

According to police, Francisco Acosta Jr. was last seen at the center just before 4 p.m. Friday when he left the area on foot.

Acosta is described as being a Hispanic male who stands 5-feet 7-inches tall with a small build. He has gray hair that is short to medium length and was last seen wearing gray jeans or sweat pants and a gray sweatshirt.

Police said the man has anemia and is alcohol dependent and also struggles with anxiety. Police said the man has walked away from a care center before, and they note in that case the man was found at a liquor store in Ogden.

Anyone who sees the man is asked to call 801-629-8221.