In a news release issued Thursday morning, police said they were looking for 54-year-old Alfred Frierson.
Investigators say Frierson was last seen at 3:00 p.m. on October 15th. He was reported missing on October 18th.
Police say Frierson suffers from a severe speech impairment due to stroke and suffers from seizures.
He has been known to frequent the 5000 block of Hazel Avenue and the 5200 Delancey Street.
Frierson is described as a black male standing 5'6" tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a blue 76ers jacket, light pants and yellow Timberland boots.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Southwest Detectives at 215-686-3183 or 215-686-3184.