NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -The New Orleans Police Department is searching for a missing woman.
Cheryl Hester was last seen by her niece at their residence in the 5000 block of Basinview Drive on Friday.
According to the report, Hester left on foot to go to a nearby store and hasn’t been heard from since.
Her niece said her aunt exhibits early signs of dementia and may respond to the name “Cherry.”
Hester is described as standing approximately 5’7” in height and weighing about 189 pounds with a heavyset build, brown skin and brown eyes with short blond/white hair.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Cheryl Hester is asked to contact Seventh District detectives at 504-658-6070