Howell police search for missing 80-year-old man with Alzheimer's

The Howell Police Department is looking for an 80-year-old man with Alzheimer's who went missing Tuesday afternoon.

Police are searching for 80-year-old Amnon Malchi who

Police are searching for 80-year-old Amnon Malchi who went missing Tuesday afternoon. (Credit: Howell police)

HOWELL - The Howell Police Department is looking for an 80-year-old man with Alzheimer's who went missing Tuesday afternoon.

Police say that Amnon Malchi was at the Wal-Mart on Route 9 and got into a car that did not belong to him and drove away.

The car is a 2008 Hyundai Sonata with New Jersey license plates WVU23D. 

Malchi reportedly drove off in an unknown direction around 12:15 p.m. He is staying with family in Lakewood and is not familiar with the area.

Anyone who may have seen Malchi or the car is asked to call Howell police at 732-938-4111.

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