A Silver Alert was issued Tuesday on behalf of a missing 81-year-old woman last seen in the Westlake district.

Sonya Bayushkina was last seen about 9 a.m. Tuesday in the area of Witmer Street and Shatto Street, near the Harbor (110) Freeway, according to the California Highway Patrol, which issued the Silver Alert at the request of the Los Angeles Police Department.

Bayushkina is white, 4 feet, 11 inches tall and weighs 150 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a lavender shirt and lavender pants.

Anyone who knows of Bayushkina’s whereabouts was asked 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.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.