Authorities issued a Silver Alert Wednesday for a 74-year-old man who was reported missing in Santa Monica.
Freddie Phillips was last seen at approximately 4 p.m. Tuesday at Fourth Street and Idaho Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol, which issued the Silver Alert on behalf of the Santa Monica Police Department.
Phillips is Black, 6 feet tall, weighs 166 pounds, is bald and has brown eyes. Authorities said he was last seen wearing a red sweater and red pants and is believed to be on foot.
Anyone who sees Phillips or knows of his whereabouts was asked to call 911.
The Silver Alert program was established by the CHP to issue and coordinate alerts involving the unexplained or suspicious disappearance of elderly, developmentally disabled or cognitively impaired individuals.