Update: Detroit Police Thank you for your assistance in finding Mr. Jacobs!!!
MR. WILLIAM JACOBS, B/M/84, WAS LOCATED AND RECOVERED TODAY AT APPROXIMATELY 7:50 PM, AT 3535 THIRD, DETROIT RESCUE MISSION. MR. JACOBS WAS IN GOOD PHYSICAL HEALTH. MR. JACOBS WAS TRANSPORTED BACK TO THE ADULT FOSTER CARE HOME, LOCATED AT 16734 ST. MARYS. MR JACOBS WAS FOUND BECAUSE HE WAS RECOGNIZED AFTER HE WAS PROFILED IN THE MEDIA.
William Jacobs was last seen on Monday, January 18th, 2016, at approximately 9:30 a.m. He was taken to the Veteran’s Hospital, in the 4600 block of John R, but never checked in.
Mr. Jacobs is described as a black male, 84-years-old, 5’8-5’9″, 150-170 lbs., medium complexion, salt and pepper mustache and beard; last seen wearing a navy blue winter coat, black leather boots.
Mr. Jacobs is in good physical condition, but has early signs of dementia.
If anyone has information on where he could be they are urged to call the Eighth Precinct at 313-596-5840.