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The following missing person report by the Vancouver Police has been deemed to meet the criteria for a Silver Alert.
Police are asking for the public’s help to find a missing elderly woman with several medical conditions and intellectual disabilities.
Seventy-one-year-old Nancy Herod was last seen at about 11:00 this morning at her home near West 3rd Avenue and Arbutus Street.
Nancy has some health issues and functions at a level similar to a young child. She is image1_editdescribed as white, 4’11” tall with a medium to heavy build and salt and pepper hair that is very short in the back. It is not known what she was wearing when she left home.
A search of the area around her residence, as well as checks of local hospitals, transit, and other police agencies has failed to turn up any sign of the missing woman.
Anyone who sees Nancy Herod is asked to call 9-1-1 immediately and stay with her until officers arrive.