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News Release

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Media Relations

Critical Missing 80-Year-Old Female NR18228ml

Northridge: The family of Gloria Amanda Polanco, and the Los Angeles Police Department requests the public's assistance in locating her.

Ms. Polanco was last seen on August 27, 2018 around 3:00 p.m., near 8400 block of Wilbur Avenue in the City of Northridge.

Ms. Polanco is described as a 80-year-old Hispanic female with black hair, brown eyes, 5'3"and weighs approximately 140 pounds. Ms. Polanco was last seen wearing Red Sweater with a mickey logo, Burgundy pants, suffers from dementia and Alzheimer's. Ms. Polanco is an elderly woman and her family is concerned for her safety.

Sandra Robinson
If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Ms. Polanco please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, at (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.1(877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call the LA Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477) or go directly to Tipsters may also visit, and click on "Anonymous Web Tips" under the "Get Involved-Crime Stoppers" menu to submit an onlinetip. Lastly, tipsters may also download the "P3 Tips" mobile application and select the LA Regional Crime Stoppers as their local program.