80-year-old NC woman with dementia missing after searching for lost dog
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — An 80-year-old woman with dementia was out looking for her lost dog and now she has been reported missing.
According to WBTV, Sarah Whitner, who may go by the name “Salley,” was last seen on Monday at her home in the 5000 block of Randolph Road, Charlotte.
Her family told police they believe the woman left her home around 10:30 p.m. to look for her dog. The dog was later found by Animal Control.
Whitner is described as a white female with gray hair, blue eyes, 5’2″ tall and weighing approximately 105 pounds.
Police say she is driving a 2009 silver/champagne-colored Mini Cooper with NC tag BMA-2096.
Anyone who sees Whitner or her vehicle is asked to call 911, Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600, or detectives at 704-336-7495.