CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Police are asking for the public’s help in finding a mentally disabled man who disappeared from his Uptown home last week.

Michael Weatherly, 51, left his home Thursday in the 4800 block of North Winthrop without telling his family, according to a police alert.

The 5-foot-2, 250-pound black man was wearing green pants. He knows his name but isn’t capable of carrying on a conversation, police said.

Anyone with information should call Area North detectives at (312) 744-8266.

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