UPDATE: Joseph Roberts has been found.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are searching for a man who escaped from the hospital where he was being held for a psychiatric evaluation.
Police are searching for Joseph Roberts, who escaped from St. Luke’s Hospital Plaza location near 44th and Wornall Tuesday evening.
Roberts, 29, is described as a white man, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is 6 feet 5 inches tall and weighs 350 pounds.
He was last seen wearing a black hoodie, red shirt, blue jeans and brown boots.
According to police, Roberts should be considered dangerous and anyone with information should call 911.