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Police locate missing 81-year-old woman last seen in downtown Las Vegas

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Posted at 9:06 AM, Apr 06, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-06 19:22:02-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas police say they were able to locate 81-year-old Yong-Cha Thomas, who was considered missing and endangered by authorities.

She had last been seen on Tuesday around 11 a.m. near the California hotel-casino on 12 E. Ogden Street, near Main Street in the downtown area.

Police described her as being around 4 feet and 11 inches and weighing around 115 pounds with brown eyes and black curly hair.

She was last seen wearing a long-sleeved white shirt with blue stripes and jeans.

All hospitals were asked to check their registries for the missing person and notify the police immediately.

Anyone with information was asked to contact the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department at 702-828-3111, the Missing Persons Detail during business hours at 702-828-2907 or email missingpersons@lvmpd.com.