NOPD searching for missing woman, 72

NOPD searching for missing woman, 72

The New Orleans police department is asking for the public's help in finding a woman who went missing from the 2000 block of Hope Street.

Beverly Mitchell, 72, left her home on April 20 at approximately 1:30 p.m. and told a neighbor she was going for a walk. She has not returned.

Mitchell suffers from dementia and is believed to be wandering the streets.

She was last seen wearing a burgundy or brown shirt, white pajama pants and a white robe.

Anyone who has seen or knows the whereabouts of Mitchell is urged call NOPD at 821-2222 or Fifth District Detective Melvin Wiltz at 504-658-6050.

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