Missing deaf man with mental capacity of a child located, police say

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — UPDATE: Dontay Battle has been located Memphis police said.


Memphis police are searching for an endangered missing man.

Police issued a City Watch Wednesday morning for Dontay Battle, 19.

Battle was last seen in the 600 block of Gookin Place in Memphis.

Police said he left his care facility and has not returned.

Battle is deaf and has the mental capacity of a 6-year-old, police said.

He is also prone to seizures when not taking his medication.

He has a shaved head, a clean-shaven face and was wearing a blue shirt, blue pants and black shoes.

If you see him contact MPD at 901-545-2677.