Missing Person- Loralue Chiorah-Dye NR11396kr

August 23, 2011

Los Angeles:  The family of Loralue Chiorah-Dye and the Los Angeles Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating her after she wandered away earlier this afternoon.

On Tuesday, August 23, 2011, at about 4 p.m., Chiorah-Dye was with her daughter at the 4-Season’s Hotel in Los Angeles. Chiorah-Dye is visiting from out of state and suffers from a medical condition that requires medication, and she can become easily disoriented and lost. She walked away from the hotel on her own and hasn’t been seen or heard from since.

Chiorah-Dye is a African American, 61-years-old, light complexion, 4 feet 11 inches tall, 115 pounds, and was wearing a black turban, beige shirt, black leggings, and flip flop sandals. She has a mole on the right side of her face under her lower lip.

Her family is extremely concerned for her welfare due to her medical and mental condition.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Chiorah-Dye is asked to contact Wilshire Area at 213-473-0476. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7.  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.