A 60-year-old woman with schizophrenia is missing from Whittier, and authorities Friday sought public help to find her.

Hilda Argumedo was last seen July 16 near her home in the 10900 block of Carmenita Road, a couple of blocks from East Florence Avenue, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. She was wearing a pink shirt, blue jeans and aviator-style sunglasses.

Argumedo is described as Hispanic, 5 feet, 8 inches tall, 249 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes, the sheriff’s department said.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts was encouraged to call the sheriff’s Missing Persons Unit at 323-890-5500. Those wishing to report anonymously can call 800-222-TIPS.

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