Killeen Police Searching for Missing Elderly Woman
Killeen police are searching for a senior citizen who went missing Friday afternoon.
UPDATE, Apr. 23, 2016, 12:01 PM: Killeen police say Carmen Vazquez-Cardona was located and returned home safely at 10:30 AM Saturday, Apr. 23.
93-year-old Carmen Vazquez-Cardona was last seen leaving the Lions Park Senior Center (1700 E Stan Schlueter Loop) around 2:50 PM with an unknown man.
Witnesses told police they saw Carmen and the man get into a black two-door car - possibly a newer model Mazda hardtop convertible. The man drove away in an unknown direction.
Carmen is described as a Hispanic woman, approximately 5’3” tall, 118 lbs, with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a pink shirt, blue jeans, and grey and white shoes. She was carrying a silver purse.
Carmen is on medication for Alzheimer’s disease and may become confused. She also has other medical conditions that require medications that she did not take with her. Carmen’s family said this is uncharacteristic of her normal behavior.
The man she was last seen with is described as a while male, approximately 5’6” tall, 180 lbs, with grey hair. Witnesses said he was wearing a hat.
Anyone who sees Carmen Vazquez-Cardona is asked to contact the Killeen Police Department 254-501-8830 or call 911 immediately. Let’s get her home safely.