Gresham police find missing man

UPDATE: Gresham police have located Wilber Purvis and reunited him with his family. Original story below:

GRESHAM, Ore. – Police are asking for the public’s help with finding a 74-year-old man with Alzheimer’s.

Wilber Purvis was last seen on foot near Northeast 181st Avenue and San Rafael Street in Gresham at around 8 p.m., according to police.

He was described as a 6-foot-2, 275-pound white man. He was last seen wearing a multi-colored Hawaiian-type shirt and gray shorts.

Anyone with information about Purvis’ whereabouts is asked to call the police non-emergency line at 503-823-3333 or 911 if needed.

© 2017 KGW-TV


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