Missing 80-year-old man found safe

Robert D. Grimes
Robert D. Grimes missing Spokane man
CREDIT: Spokane Police Department

SPOKANE, Wash.– Update: Spokane Police say Robert Grimes, 80, has been found safe.


The Spokane Police Department needs your help finding a missing and endangered man who has Alzheimer’s.

Robert Grimes, 80, was last seen around 4 p.m. Wednesday in the area of 1200 East Gordon Avenue. He was wearing a blue sweater, blue jeans and black shoes. He was also carrying some artwork.

Grimes is 5-foot-six inches tall, thin and has curly gray hair and glasses.

Police say he may have walked to a bar, but they don’t know where that would be.

Anyone who sees him or has any information about where he is should call Crime Check at 509-456-2233 or 911.