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La Mesa Police ask for public's help locating man who left living facility

Posted at 5:44 PM, Jun 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-22 20:44:57-04

LA MESA, Calif. (KGTV) — Police are searching for a man who disappeared from an independent living facility in la Mesa.

La Mesa Police say Attila "Al" Buki left his home in the 7900 block of Culowee Street at about 7 p.m. on Sunday and did not return.

Buki was on foot and does not have access to a vehicle, police say. He also has cognitive delays and suffers from dementia.

Buki frequents the area near La Mesa Springs Shopping Center, police added.

He's described as a Caucasian man, who was last seen wearing a long grey polo shirt, dark grey sweatpants, and Velcro sandals.

Anyone with information as to Buki's whereabouts is asked to call La Mesa Police at 619-667-1400.