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Police on the lookout for missing elderly man

CAMBRIA HEIGHTS — Police were looking for an elderly man who went missing from his home on 229th Street last week.

Fitzalbert Purcell was last seen at his home around 12:30 p.m. Dec. 30 wearing a black hat, black jacket, gray sweatpants and black shoes, police said.

The 69-year-old stands 5 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 150 pounds.

Those with information should contact NYPD’s Crimestoppers by calling 1-800-577-TIPS (8477), visiting its website at nypdcrimestoppers.com or texting 274637 (CRIMES) and entering TIP577.

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