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UPDATE: Police Seek Public's Help in Search for Missing Elderly Man

Date: November 18, 2023
Incident Type: Missing Person
Location: Zone 5

Cecil Tinsley has been safely located. Thank you to everyone who shared the information.

Original post:

Pittsburgh Police are searching for a missing 70-year-old male.

Cecil Tinsley was last seen in the Larimer/Homewood West area of Frankstown Avenue on November 18, 2023 at 9:30 a.m.

Mr. Tinsley is diagnosed with dementia and walked away from his care facility.

He is 6’1” and was last seen wearing sun glasses, a black hat, black jacket, blue jeans, and boots. 

If you have any information, please call 911.

Reporting PIO:
Emily Bourne