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Thursday, March 20, 2014

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79-Year-Old Missing Woman NR14118bb

March 28, 2014
UPDATE

Missing person Carolyn Hudson was located yesterday in good condition at a convalescent facility in North Hollywood.

Los Angeles:
   The family of Carolyn Hudson and the Los Angeles Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit are asking for the public’s help to locate Hudson, a resident of Los Angeles.

On March 6, 2014, around 11 a.m., Hudson was last seen walking from her residence in the 10000 block of South San Pedro Street in the City of Los Angeles.  Thomas has not been seen or heard from since; her family is concerned for her safety.  Hudson’s family told investigators that she may be in need of medical attention for a medical condition.

Carolyn Hudson is described as a 79-year-old Black female with black hair, brown eyes, stands 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 160 pounds.  Hudson was last seen wearing a Navy-blue coat and tan pants.


Anyone with information on Carolyn Hudson’s whereabouts is asked to contact Detective Merrill of LAPD’s Missing Persons Unit at (213) 996-1800.  During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247).  Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone.  All text messages should begin with the letters “LAPD.”  Tipsters may also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.