Friendswood police are searching for a 63-year-old man who went missing after he was released from the hospital.

Michael Paul Ruff, 63, was released Saturday from Clear Lake Regional Hospital but hasn’t been seen by family since Friday, police said.

Ruff was last seen wearing a pink fedora, a gray trench coat, a dark gray shirt, khaki pants and steel-toe shoes, officials said.

He weighs about 195 pounds and is about 6 feet, 3 inches tall, police said.

Ruff is a military veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder and diabetes, police said.

He frequents retail centers along FM 528 and Bay Area Boulevard, police said.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 281-996-3300.

Matt deGrood: 409-683-5230;


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