A search is underway for an Independence man. According to the police department, David Hess, 57, was last seen at his home in the 1500 block of North Spring Street between 4:30 a.m. and 5:00 a.m. Thursday morning.
Hess reportedly suffers from medical issues and is on several medications. He was last seen wearing short white pants, a white tank top, blue plaid jacket and light brown house slippers. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Independence Police Department at 816-836-3600.