The Asheville Police Department is requesting assistance to locate missing person, David Bruce Raper. Raper was last seen at the Holiday Inn (42 Tunnel Road) at approximately 6:00 a.m. Raper purchased a bus ticket to Greenville, SC that departed at 9:15 a.m. He has previously made mention that he might be trying to get to Philedelphia, PA. Raper is described as a white male, 48 years of age, 5'9", 210 pounds, with gray hair and hazel eyes. He might be going by the name of "Dave Rapper". He suffers from several medical issues and is without medication at this time. If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of David Bruce Raper they are encouraged to contact the Asheville Police Department at 828-252-1110 or Crime Stoppers at 828-255-5050.