U-M Police searching for missing medical school employee
University of Michigan Police are asking for the public’s help in locating an employee of the university’s medical school after he went missing Tuesday.
Courtesy of U-M Police
Heping Zhao, 63, went for a walk at 11 a.m. Tuesday, leaving a lab in the Medical Science II building. He never returned, according to police.
The Pittsfield Township resident was last seen wearing a blue long-sleeve shirt and brown or khaki pants. He's Asian and stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 150 pounds.
According to the U-M Medical School's Department of Medical Education website, Zhao works as a pathologist assistant in the Division of Anatomical Sciences.
He is also a contributing author to a 2011 presentation on the growing use of U-M's Plastination Lab in human anatomy studies.
Anyone with information on Zhao’s whereabouts is encouraged to call the University of Michigan Police at 734-763-1131.