Columbus police search for missing man with dementia

Alexander Carlton
Alexander Carlton

Columbus police issued an alert Monday morning for Alexander Carlton, a 57-year-old man with dementia who has been reported missing.

Carlton, who has other medical issues, was described as a bald-headed black man with brown eyes. He is 5-feet-8-inches tall and weighs 180 pounds, authorities said.

Police have yet to say how long Carlton has been missing or where he was last seen.

Sarah Robinson: 706-571-8622, @sarahR_92