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VPD looking for missing woman with Alzheimer’s

Vancouver Police are requesting the public’s help in locating a 64-year-old woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease.

Shirley Gamlin left her residence in the area of West 41st Avenue and West Boulevard yesterday morning.

Ms. Gamlin is described as white, 5’8”tall and has a medium build.  She has shoulder length light brown hair and blue eyes.  She may be wearing a turquoise jacket and purple leggings.

Ms. Gamlin typically commutes around the city by walking, frequenting the businesses in the Kerrisdale neighbourhood.  She may appear confused and believe she is homeless.

Anyone who sees Shirley Gamlin is asked to call 9-1-1 and remain with her until first responders arrive.