Police: Missing man needs health care

A 21-year-old man diagnosed as


and suffering from depression and post traumatic stress disorder is missing from the North Side, police said today in a missing person alert.

Alexander Kartzmark's family says he is in need of medical intervention and medication.

Kartzmark walked away from the Margaret Manor Nursing Home in the 900 block of West Cullom Avenue on Wednesday and might have plans to travel by bus or train to the State of Oregon, police said.

The alert describes Kartzmark as white, 5-foot-11 and 236 pounds with blue eyes, brown hair and a fair complexion.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Belmont Area Special Victims Unit at 312-744-8200.