Socorro Ruiz Missing – Police sought help in locating missing elderly man

Socorro Ruiz Missing – Deputies are growing increasingly worried for the welfare of a missing man who may need medical attention.

According to report 76-year-old Socorro Ruiz was last seen in Little Village and the police and the police are asking the public to help locate him.

The Chicago police was last seen in the 2400 block of South Hamlin Avenue.

Socorro was wearing a baseball cap with the word “Mexico” written in the the cap, a black beanie, a navy blue sweater and navy blue pants.

He visits the area near 31st Street and Sawyer Avenue and is often seen pushing a shopping cart and collecting scrap metal.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Socorro Ruiz, is asked to call Area Four SVU detectives at 312-746-8255.