Police need your help finding this man with dementia


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VPD have sent out a release saying they’re looking for a missing 73-year-old with dementia.

Last seen yesterday in the West End, Ivan Coha left his care facility around 6:30PM.

Last seen near Robson and Bute Street in Vancouver.

He’s described as white, with fair skin, 5’10” tall, a medium build, has short, white greying hair, with stubble on his face. He was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt and blue jeans.

He’s fairly mobile, is capable of walking long distances, and is familiar with public transit. He may be confused or disoriented, and is not likely to ask for assistance

Anyone who sees Ivan Coha is asked to call 9-1-1 and stay with him until first responders arrive.