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Missing elderly man possibly in Paducah area

PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

Police say an elderly man, reported missing by his family on Tuesday, could be in the Paducah area.

Troy Patillo, 75, last contacted his family on Sunday, August 17 saying he was near Paducah, according to the Paducah Police Department.

Patillo lives in Jacksonville, North Carolina and is described as a 5' 11'' black male weighing 165 pounds. He has black hair with a gray patch in the front.

Police say there isn't a photo of Patillo available at this time.

His family says the elderly man suffers from glaucoma and high blood pressure and that he might be traveling across several states via public transportation, but possibly has limited funds.

If you have seen Patillo, you're asked to call the Paducah Police Department at 270-444-8550.

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