Elderly woman missing in Astoria

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114 Pct Silver Alert Missing

Police are asking for the public's help in finding Delia Francis, 88, last seen on Tuesday, January 3.

Police are asking for the public’s help in finding an elderly Astoria woman last seen on January 3.

Delia Francis, 88, was last seen at her apartment on 24th Street in Astoria at approximately 6 p.m. on Tuesday, wearing a multi-colored sweat shirt, black ski cap with a “New York” logo, short powder blue pants, long black coat and black penny loafers.

The missing is described as a black female, 5-feet-4-inches tall, 85-pounds, with brown eyes and short grey hair.

Anyone with information about the missing is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).  The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.