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Police Looking For Missing Person
Springfield Police and the Illinois State Police have issued an endangered missing person advisory for an elderly woman with dementia.
Police say 75 year old Barbara Smith was reported missing from an address in the 3600 block of Wexford Drive in Springfield around 11:30 AM Monday. The report says Smith could possibly be heading to Aviston, Illinois.
Smith is described as a white female, 5 feet, 6 inches in height, 143 pounds, gray hair, and green eyes. She was wearing glasses, a black sweater, and tan or black pants.
Authorities say Smith has dementia, and is driving a silver 2005 Mercedes Benz 420 with an Illinois license plate of G826502.
An endangered missing person report means the person is missing under unexplained or suspicious circumstances.
If you have any information, call Springfield Police at 217-788-8325.