A Silver Alert is in effect Saturday morning for a missing 81-year-old woman who suffers from an undisclosed medical condition, may become disoriented and was last seen in Torrance.
Barbara Waugh was last seen about 11 p.m. Friday, according to the California Highway Patrol, which issued the alert on behalf of the Torrance Police Department. An exact location where she was last seen was not disclosed.
Waugh is white, 5 feet, 3 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds with white hair and blue eyes. She is believed to be driving a 2003 silver Saturn Ion with California license plate number 5ELN973, the CHP said.
Anyone who knows of Waugh’s whereabouts was asked to call 911.
The Silver Alert program was established to issue and coordinate alerts involving the unexplained or suspicious disappearance of elderly, developmentally disabled and cognitively impaired individuals, according to the CHP.