East Moline man missing after going for a walk

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Patrick Eddingfield - photo from East Moline Police

Update: The missing East Moline resident was found on Wednesday, April 3, 2013. Click here for coverage.

Original story published 11:30 a.m. April 3, 2013.

Police are searching for a man who never returned from a walk Tuesday afternoon, April 2, 2013.

Patrick Eddingfield, 57, was last seen when he left his home to go for a walk at about 4:30 p.m. in the 500 block of Oaklawn Avenue.

“Eddingfield has significant medical problems that raise concern for his welfare,” said a statement from East Moline Police Detective Commander Lt. Darren Gault.

Eddingfield is about 5-feet 10-inches tall and weighs 180 pounds.  He was wearing dark blue pants, a dark blue hat and a dark blue jacket with the words “Straight Shot” printed on the front of the jacket.

Anyone with information about Eddingfield should call local police or 911.