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Phila. man with early-onset Alzheimer's goes missing

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Police are searching for a missing elderly man with early-onset Alzheimer's.

73-year-old William Robinson, known by the name Bill, went missing Wednesday at around 9:45 a.m. when he walked away from his home on the 1600 block of Poplar Street en route to a store.

According to his family, Robinson was wearing a dark baseball cap, black jacket, gray sweats and black shoes.

Robinson is an early-onset Alzheimer's patient and an insulin dependent diabetic without his medication.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact police.

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