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Authorities this week sought the public’s help to find a 76-year-old man who suffers from dementia and high blood pressure.

Will Atkins was last seen about 6 a.m. Monday walking away from the 3000 block of San Luis Drive in Lancaster, according to Deputy Kimberly Alexander of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau.

Atkins is Black, 5 feet 10, 130 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes.

He was wearing a blue T-shirt and tan pants when last seen.

Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts was urged to contact the Missing Persons Detail of the Sheriff’s Homicide Bureau at (323) 890-5500 to speak with Detective Abraham or Sergeant Nunez.

Anonymous tips can be submitted through Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS (8477).