Sarasota police searching for missing 72-year-old man last seen at assisted living facility

Posted at 9:03 AM, Oct 16, 2017

Sarasota police are searching for a missing 72-year-old man from Sunshine Meadows Assisted Living Facility. 

John R. Kates was last seen wearing a polo shirt and blue jeans at approximately noon on Sunday at Sunshine Meadows located at 1809 18th Street in Sarasota. 

He is described as a black male, 5'9" tall, 180 pounds, with gray hair, brown eyes and wearing glasses. 

If you see Mr. Kates, please call Sarasota police at (941) 366-8000.