CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Union County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in locating a 61-year-old man.

Police say Nathaniel Townsend had been missing since Oct. 15. Townsend, a black male who is 6-foot, 200-pounds, could be in the Monroe or Indian Trail area, according to police.

He was last seen wearing a navy jacket, black workout pants with a gray stripe and black tennis shoes. He has gray hair and a gray mustache. Townsend had not been taking his medications, according to UCSO.

Those with information leading to Townsend's location is asked to call 911 or UCSO at 704-283-3789.