74-Year-Old Alzheimer Patient Missing

July 6, 2000

Thursday, July 6, 2000

Los Angeles – The family of Carmena Coleman (adult missing person) and the Los Angeles Police Department requests the public’s assistance in locating the below missing person.

Missing person (MP) Carmena Coleman, was last seen on March 21, 2000 at approximately 6:00 P.M., when she walked away from her residence located in the 2000 block of West 84th Place in the city of Los Angeles. The MP is described as a 74-year-old female African-American with gray hair and brown eyes. MP is 5 foot 6 inches tall and weighs approximately 110 pounds. MP is further described as having only 2 or 3 teeth visible in the front.

The family of Carmena Coleman advise the MP is diagnosed as suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and may not know her name. MP has previously used the last names of Ervin and Wilson.

Please refer any information to the Los Angeles Police Department Missing Persons Unit, phone 213-485-5381.

The missing person’s family will handle all press contacts and provide additional photos.

For Release 2:00 pm PDT
July 6, 2000