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Lakewood police looking for missing 76-year-old man believed to be in danger

Posted at 7:55 PM, May 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-05 19:55:02-04

LAKEWOOD, Ohio — Lakewood police are looking for a missing 76-year-old man who is believed to be in danger.

Lawford Simpson left home without his medication and has not been seen since April 30, police said.

Simpson has made statements before about harming himself, according to police. He is known to frequent the Cleveland casinos and local golf courses.

Police describe Simpson as a black male with black hair and brown eyes, standing five feet, five inches tall and weighing 154 pounds.

Anyone with information about Simpson’s location should contact the Lakewood Police Department at 216-521-6773