Breaking News: An elderly Crown Heights man named Moshe Kanofsky, who suffers from light dementia and memory loss, who has been missing since last Thursday, December 18, was found today, after an exhaustive weekend of search and rescue by Crown Heights Shmira ● Full Story
An elderly Crown Heights man named Moshe Kanofsky, who suffers from light dementia and memory loss, has been missing since last Thursday, December 18.
Moshe Kanofsky is 73 years old, six feet tall, with blue eyes and gray hair and suffers from memory loss. He was last seen on Eastern Parkway and Kingston Avenue, wearing what has been described as casual, baggy and old, even ripped clothing, a red and black flannel shirt and a straw hat.
“My father is a kind, loving and gentle man, who suffers from memory loss that may cause him to wander. Our family has been worried sick about his whereabouts as the weather gets colder and daylight gets shorter. We miss him tremendously and pray for his safe return home,” said Yosef Kanofsky.
UPDATE 12/27/2014 6:15pm: Crown Heights Shmira would like to inform the public that the missing 73 year old, Moshe Kanofsky was successfully located over shabbos through the tireless efforts of Shmira volunteers and our great partnership with the NYPD. We thank the community at large for assisting and providing tips on Moshe’s possible whereabouts.