Cops Seek Missing Rockaway Beach Man
Detectives from the 100 Precinct in Rockaway Park are seeking an elderly man who has been missing from a Manhattan hospital since Monday, June 6. The man has been identified by police as Lineberg Johnson, 80, of 407 Beach 66 Street, who has been missing since 2:24 p.m. on Monday at the CUNY Medical Center on Convent Avenue in Manhattan.
Police say he suffers from both Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Disease. He is described by police as a black male, five feet, seven inches tall and weighing about 165 pounds. He has brown eyes and gray hair. Johnson was last seen wearing a black Hawaiian shirt with white flowers, black pants, gray sneakers and brown glasses. Anyone with information in regard to this incident is asked to call Crime stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577. All calls are strictly confidential.