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Missing Person Reported from Paula Street

by Aaron Looney

November 1, 2016

Categories: Be on the Lookout

Topics: Missing Person/Runaway, Third District

Missing Person Reported from Paula Street

The NOPD is seeking assistance from the public in locating a person reported as missing.

Melvin Webster (DOB: 10-15-1947) was last seen by his wife at about 10:30 a.m. on October 31, 2016, as he was walking to a nearby Dollar General store on Mirabeau Avenue.

Webster is described as a black male standing 5’8 and weighing about 140 pounds with a slim build. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt and light brown pants. Webster has been diagnosed as having Alzheimer’s and dementia and has left his residence before for several days.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Melvin Webster is asked to contact Third District detectives at 504-658-6030.