SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police are searching for a missing 80-year-old Silver Spring woman who has dementia.
Dorothy Hill left her assisted living residence located in the 8500 block of Springvale Road in Silver Spring around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday. Police said she left on foot, however may have taken a cab at some point.
Hill is described as a black woman, standing 5'5" tall and weighing 120 pounds. She has short gray hair, hazel eyes, and wears glasses, authorities said. She was last seen wearing a brown coat and a gray scarf. She was carrying a red bag.
She may have been trying to go to the 1800 block of Maryland Avenue in Northeast, D.C., police said.
Anyone with any information regarding Ms. Hill's whereabouts is asked to call the Montgomery County Police Department immediately at 301-279-8000 (24 hour line).