***UPDATE*** 3:05 pm 7/11/2019 Romeoville police have told WJOL that Mariano Tello has been found safe.

Romeoville Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing elderly man. Yesterday, police say that 79-year-old Mariano Tello went missing from his house on the 100 block of Murphy Drive, where he was headed to a dealership in Joliet.  He left at 10:30 that morning, and never returned home. Tello is a Hispanic male, 5’ 5”,  150 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes. Mariano suffers from early signs of Dementia, is on Diabetes medicine, and walks with a cane. He was last seen wearing a blue polo shirt with black and white strips and beige pants. Mariano was last seen driving a 2016 green Kia Soul, Illinois registration: Q191214.

Anyone with information please call the Romeoville Police Department Investigation Division at (815) 886-7219 or your local police department.