Police search for missing 56-year-old man last seen in North Philly

Philadelphia Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 56-year-old man.

Jose Colon was last seen on Tuesday around 1 p.m. near his home on the 800 block of N. 20th Street. According to police, Colon was leaving his home to visit friends near 5th and York Streets.

Colon is described as 5'6", 171 lbs., blue eyes, medium build with long gray hair and a long gray beard.

Police say he suffered a stroke several months ago and still shows signs of paralysis to the left side of his body.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jose Colon is asked to contact Central Detective Division at 215-686-3093 or dial 911.