Please help spread the word about missing Robert Haldane out of Prospect Bank, Edinburgh.
UPDATE: We are pleased to inform you that Robert has been LOCATED SAFELY.
A police spokesman said Mr Haldane was traced at about 10:00 in the Lochend area of the city and was given medical attention by the Scottish Ambulance Service.
The spokesman thanked everyone who helped to trace Mr Haldane.
ORIGINAL ARTICLE: EDINBURGH — The Edinburgh Police Division is asking for the public’s assistance in locating missing 84 year old Robert Haldane out of the Prospect Bank area Edinburgh, Scotland.
Robert was last seen on Saturday December 17, 2016.
Police in Edinburgh are appealing for information to help trace a man reported missing from Prospect Bank Road earlier today, Saturday 17th December.
Robert Haldane is 84-years old and suffers from dementia.
He was last seen in Prospect Bank Road about 1 o’clock today (Saturday).
Robert rarely leaves the house alone and concerns are growing for his welfare.
He is described as being around 5 ft 10 inches tall, with white hair on the sides and balding on top. He has a slim build and speaks with a local accent.
When last seen Robert was wearing a blue 3/4 length jacket, a dark blue flat cap (both the same as in the photo), grey trousers and tan walking shoes.
Robert has been known to frequent the Leith Walk/Easter Road area and also may have visited the Christmas market in Princes Street.
Sergeant Patricia Hamilton of Leith Police Station said: “Robert has been missing since earlier today and he is particularly vulnerable on account of his dementia.
W are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen him or a man fitting his description.
Robert is described as:
• Gender: Male.
• Eyes: Brown.
• Hair: White on sides, Balding on top.
• Height: 5 ft 10 inches.
• Weight: Slim build.
Have any information? If you have any information in regards to Robert’s whereabouts, you are being asked to contact the Edinburgh Police at 101.
If you wish to remain anonymous with your helpful information, you are more than welcome to call Crime Stoppers at 0800 555 111.
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