NOPD searching for missing mentally-challenged man in the Milan neighborhood
NEW ORLEANS, LA — New Orleans Police are asking for the public’s help in finding 24-year-old Derrick Garner.
Garner was last seen today, by his caretaker jumping the fence of the Community Care Center in the 1400 block of General Taylor Street at about 1:30 p.m. Garner has not been seen or heard from since.
Garner suffers from a medical condition and is in need of his medication.
Derrick Garner is described as an African-American male, approximately 5”8' tall in height and approximately 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing hospital scrubs.
Anyone with information about the whereabouts of Derrick Garner is asked to call the New Orleans Police Department’s non emergency line at 504-821-2222.