UPDATE: Nicholas was found safe Monday night in Lakewood, detectives said. Downey Police are asking the public's help in finding Ignatius Astuin Nicholas, who suffers from dementia and walked away from his group home in Downey yesterday at noon.
He is black, 5 feet, 7 inches tall, 150 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.
He was last seen wearing a blue plaid shirt and black pants.
If you see him, call Downey Police at (562) 904-2308 or Detective Roberts at (562) 904-2334.