Authorities sought the public’s help Thursday to find an 85-year-old woman with dementia who went missing in the Toluca Lake area.

Soghra Karimi was last seen about 5:45 p.m. Wednesday near the 4500 block of Arcola Avenue, the Los Angeles Police Department reported.

“She has been diagnosed with dementia,” an LAPD statement said. “Soghra does not operate a vehicle and was last seen on foot.”

Karimi is white, 5 feet 7 inches tall, weighs 140 pounds, and has brown hair and eyes.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts was urged to call the LAPD North Hollywood Station at 818-754-8409, 877-LAPD-247, or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS. Tipsters may also use the website

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