Police seek help finding missing woman, 87

Florence Johnson was last seen outside her Silver Spring home shortly after noon Sunday. (Photo courtesy of the Montgomery County Police Department)

UPDATE 1:26 a.m. 02/04/2014: The Montgomery County police say Florence Johnson has been found safe.

EARLIER: WASHINGTON – The Montgomery County police are asking for the public’s help finding a missing 87-year-old woman.

Florence Johnson, of the 8500 block of Springvale Road, in Silver Spring, was last seen walking in front of her home shortly after noon Sunday.

Johnson is described as black with gray and black hair; about 5 feet, 4 inches tall; and about 130 pounds. She was last seen wearing a blue skirt, pink jacket and blue and white sneakers.

Johnson suffers from dementia and other medical conditions that require medication.

Anyone who thinks they’ve seen Johnson, or has information about where she may be, is asked to call the Montgomery County police at 301-279-8000.

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