Authorities Monday issued a Silver Alert for a 69-year-old woman who was reported missing in Whittier.

Julia Braasch was last seen about 8 a.m. Sunday in the area of Comstock Avenue and Whittier Boulevard, according to the California Highway Patrol, which issued the Silver Alert on behalf of the Whittier Police Department.

Braasch is 5 feet, 3 inches tall and weighs 135 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a red hat, blue jacket and gray pants.

Anyone with information on Braasch’s whereabouts was urged to call 911.

The Silver Alert program was established by the CHP to issue and coordinate alerts involving the unexplained or suspicious disappearance of elderly, developmentally disabled or cognitively impaired individuals.

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