Ottawa Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a 51-year-old man from Hawkesbury who was last seen leaving the Montfort Hospital at around 2 p.m. Friday.

Michel Laliberte is described as a white male, five foot four inches and 160 pounds with brown eyes and dark, short hair. He was wearing a beige T-shirt and blue jeans.

Police said Laliberte could be suffering from depression.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Ottawa Police Adult Missing Person Unit at 613-236-1222 ext. 3726 or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477 (TIPS).