UPDATE: Mr. Melakou Guebre Michael has been safely located.
ARLINGTON, Va. – The Arlington County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance locating a critically missing 82-year-old man. Melakou Guebre Michael was last seen in the 1500 block of S. Fern Street at approximately 6 p.m. He was observed on foot heading west towards 15th Street S.
Mr. Guebre Michael is described as 5’09”, approximately 190 pounds. He has brown eyes and is bald. He was last seen wearing a black ball cap with a white Adidas logo on the front, black leather jacket, medium-blue collared shirt, gray long pants and black leather shoes.
Mr. Guebre Michael is without his medication and may be in need of medical evaluation. Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact the Emergency Communications Center at 703-558-2222 or 9-1-1 in an emergency.