Missing 86-year-old Richmond woman found safe

UPDATE: Willie Mae White was safely located Monday afternoon, according to the Richmond Police Department.


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a missing 86-year-old woman.

Police say Willie Mae White was last seen at roughly 9 a.m. on Sunday in the 1400 block of Chambers Street in the Bellemeade section of Richmond near Jeff Davis Highway.

She is described as a 5-foot-2, 130-pound black female with gray hair. She was last seen wearing a white and pink shirt with a white, black and gray sweater, blue pants and possibly two different colored shoes.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call Major Crimes Detective Sharon Armstead at 646-8357 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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