UPDATED: Buffalo Grove Police Seek Assistance in Locating Missing Resident


On March 16th, the subject was located by Arlington Heights Police Department in their jurisdiction. Paramedics were summoned and he was deemed to be in good health, just tired.  He is now safely resting at home with his family.   

The Buffalo Grove Police Department is attempting to locate a local elderly man, who is missing from his residence on Old Oak Drive, near Buffalo Grove Road.  
Naum Ferdman is described as 83 years old, with grey hair and brown eyes. He is 5’10” in height and weighs approximately 190 lbs.  He was wearing a brown winter hat, black jacket and dark blue sweatpants.  Naum is in possession of his wallet and keys but does not have a cell phone with him. He speaks Russian and knows very little English, and is described as being very shy and not likely to ask for help. 
Ferdman was last seen on Monday, March 14 around 5:30 p.m. by family members who stated that he told them he was going for a walk to a local school park.  
Naum has dementia and on a previous incident was located on Buffalo Grove Road near Vernon Hills.  A local alert has been sent to residents and a Silver Search for a missing person has also been activated.    
If located, citizens are asked to please call 9-1-1.