The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a Wyandanch female who suffers from dementia.
Update - December 20, 2016 - Barbara Hunter has been located, unharmed.
The original alert is below.
Wyandanch, NY - December 19, 2016 - The Suffolk County Police Department has issued a Silver Alert for a Wyandanch female who suffers from dementia.
Barbara Hunter, 74, of Wyandanch, was last seen at 85 Parkway Boulevard, Wyandanch at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 18. Hunter was operating a grey 2004 Hyundai XG with New York license plate ASF7976.
Hunter is described as a black female, 5 feet 2 inches tall and approximately 120 pounds with black colored hair. Hunter has brown eyes and a light complexion. Hunter was wearing a grey coat, beige pants and black shoes.
Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding Hunters’ whereabouts to call 911 or the First Squad at 631-854-8145.
As a reminder, Silver Alert is a program implemented in Suffolk County that allows local law enforcement to share information with media outlets about individuals with special needs who have gone missing.