Poplar Bluff Police Searching for Missing Man

JULY 25, 2006 - Posted at 11:29 a.m. CDT

POPLAR BLUFF, MO - Authorities in Poplar Bluff are looking for a missing man who reportedly walked away from the city's Regional Medical Center on July 20.

Donald Russell, 58, is described as being six feet tall and weighing about 160 pounds with salt & pepper-colored hair and a pale complexion.  He has been diagnosed as being bi-polar and was being treated for several medical conditions.  Russell left the hospital carrying a dark orange walking stick and was last seen wearing black pants and a dark long-sleeve shirt.

Anyone with information regarding his whereabouts is urged to contact the Poplar Bluff Police Department at 573-785-5776.