11/12/2013 01:59 EST | Updated 01/23/2014 06:56 EST

Laval police search for missing man

Laval police are asking for the public`s help as they search for a 52-year-old man who has been missing since Sunday. 

Subramanian Gnaneswaran was last seen at his sister`s home in Laval. 

After his visit, he left to go for a walk and has not been seen since. 

Police say Gnaneswaran has schizophrenia and normally lives at a Montreal psychiatric institution. 

The 52 year old was wearing a black coat lined with white stripes before he disappeared. 


- Height: 5 feet 6 inches

- Weight: 160 pounds

- Brown skin

- Black hair

- Brown eyes

- English speaking

Anyone who information about Gnaneswaran`s whereabouts is asked to phone 911. To share other information related to the case, members of the public can phone 450-662-INFO (4636).