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Missing elderly man in North Las Vegas found

Missing elderly man in North Las Vegas found

By Rebecca Lewis. CREATED Feb 1, 2014

Update: Ozell Sweat was found early Sunday morning near Flamingo Road and Decatur Boulevard, according to North Las Vegas Police Department's Facebook page.

North Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) -- Police need your help finding an elderly man that has gone missing.

76-year-old Ozell Sweat went with his cousin to North Vista Hospital on Thursday around 10 a.m.

Sweat was asked to stay in the car in the hospital parking lot, although when his cousin returned to the vehicle he was gone.

Sweat's family said he has been diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease and mental illness. He has no teeth and uses a feeding tube that is surgically implanted in his stomach.

He is also taking several medication that he currently does not have with him.

Sweat is described as a black male with a bald head, 5'6" and weighs around 95 pounds.

He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, green and black jacket, dark pants and brown shoes.

Anyone with any information on where Ozell Sweat may be, is urged to call North Las Vegas police at 702-366-9111.

Rebecca Lewis

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Rebecca Lewis is currently an Interactive Web Editor for and KTNV Mobile.