VPD’s Missing Persons Unit has been actively investigating Mr. Sullivan’s disappearance since he was reported missing on July 1. Anyone who sees Mr. Sullivan should call 9-1-1 and remain with him until help arrives.
July 17 UPDATE:
Vancouver Police have re-opened an investigation into the disappearance of David Sullivan, who has now been missing for more than three weeks. Investigators believed he had been located safely in the United States last week, however further investigation confirmed that person was not, in fact, Mr. Sullivan.
“We are gravely concerned for Mr. Sullivan’s health and well-being, and we are doing everything we can to find him,” says Constable Steve Addison, VPD. “We are working with Mr. Sullivan’s family, as well as law enforcement agencies throughout B.C. and Canada to locate Mr. Sullivan and bring him home.”
Mr. Sullivan, 61, has dementia and diabetes. He was last seen June 27 in the area of Gore and Alexander Street, and was captured on surveillance video in the same area on June 29. At that time he was wearing a red and white checkered shirt and brown pants, and carrying a blue gym bag.
Mr. Sullivan is bald and has a round face. He stands between 5’10” and 6’ tall, and has a heavy build. He is known to wear a tag around his neck with his address on it.
July 9, 2019 UPDATE: David Sullivan
Vancouver Police are renewing a public appeal for help to locate a missing man and have released new photos.
Sixty-one-year-old David Sullivan was last seen on June 27. He has dementia and is diabetic. Mr. Sullivan is Caucasian with fair skin. He is bald and has a round face. He is between 5’10” to 6′ tall and has a heavy build.
Today, police released a new image of Mr. Sullivan that was captured on June 29 on a surveillance camera. It shows him walking, wearing a red and white checkered short-sleeved shirt and brown pants, and carrying a blue bag that looks like a gym bag. Mr. Sullivan is also known to wear a tag with a chain around his neck with his address on it.
“It has been almost two weeks since Mr. Sullivan was last seen. We are hopeful we find him with help from the public and he can be reunited with his family,” says Sergeant Jason Robillard, VPD.
Mr. Sullivan was the subject of VPD media release on July 4. Anyone who sees David Sullivan is asked to call 9-1-1 and stay with him until police arrive.
Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 61-year-old man with dementia and diabetes.
David Sullivan was last seen on June 27, walking on Alexander Street near Gore Street. He was reported missing to police on July 1. He may be confused or disoriented and may ask for assistance if located.
Mr. Sullivan is described as white with fair skin, bald and 6 feet tall with a heavy build. He was last seen wearing a red and white checkered-pattern shirt, shorts and flip flops. Mr. Sullivan is also known to wear a tag with a chain around his neck with his address on it.
Anyone who sees David Sullivan is asked to call 9-1-1 and stay with him until first responders arrive.