PD: Woman with Alzheimer's missing in Ohio

Posted at 9:02 PM, May 20, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-20 21:02:16-04

SOLON, Ohio -- Police issued a statewide Critical Missing Adult Alert for a woman last seen in Cuyahoga County late Friday afternoon.

The Solon Police Department said 71-year-old Karen Walczak left her daughter’s residence on Summerset Drive in Solon around 5:20 p.m. Friday, and has not returned.

Walczak suffers Alzheimer’s disease, police said.

Police described a vehicle involved as a black, 2012 Honda Accord with Pennsylvania plates.

Walczak is about 5 ft. 3 in. tall with brown hair and blue eyes, weighing around 148 pounds.

Anyone with information as to Walczak’s whereabouts are asked to call the Ohio Attorney General Missing Persons Unit at 866-693-9171, the Solon PD at 440-248-1234, or dial 911.