COVINGTON, LA (WVUE) - The Covington Police Department is requesting the public's help in locating a missing woman. On July 29, the Covington Police Department was notified that a family member was attempting to bring Maria Huck to an area hospital for a voluntary mental evaluation.
During the trip to the hospital they stopped at a convenience store. While the family member was inside the store, Ms. Huck left the scene in his vehicle and has not been heard from since.
Ms. Huck is described as a white female in her mid 50's with brown hair and brown eyes, approximately 5'5" tall and 170 lbs.
Ms. Huck may also go by the alias Maria Foss or Maria Temperato. She resides in the Biloxi, MS area and is believed to have recently been in the New Orleans and Gulfport, MS areas.
Family members say she has a history of mental illness.
Anyone with information as to the whereabouts of Ms. Huck is asked to contact the Covington Police Department at (985)892-8500 or their local law enforcement agency.