Columbia Police are seeking the public’s help locating 86-year-old Wiley Frank Waldo.
Waldo went missing earlier today when he wandered off during a walk with a relative in the vicinity of Palmetto Health Baptist Hospital. He was last seen at 1626 Main Street, his family told police. They also said that he “is likely disoriented and may not be able to find his way back home safely,” Chief Skip Holbrook said in a news release.
Waldo is described as a black male with brown eyes and short gray hair. He’s approximately 6 feet tall and 160 pounds. Wiley was last seen wearing a red plaid shirt, khaki pants, slippers and a USC baseball cap.
If you have seen Waldo, you are encouraged to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: CALL toll-free, 888-CRIME-SC. TEXT to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with "TIPSC,” followed by the tip information. LOG onto: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the red "Submit a tip” tab.