Vic: Police fear for missing man
MELBOURNE, April 5 AAP - Police are concerned for the welfare of an elderly man whohas disappeared from a Melbourne hospital.
Joseph Roy, 85, was last seen yesterday afternoon at the Alfred Hospital in Prahran,in Melbourne's inner east.
Police media spokesman Senior Constable Craig Sharkie said Mr Roy, who suffers fromdementia, could be lost in the inner city or Prahran area.
Mr Roy was last seen wearing a navy blue suit, sheep skin slippers and carrying a walking stick.
He has an injured foot which impedes his movement.
Snr Const Sharkie said anyone sighting Mr Roy should call police on 000.