The NYPD issued three “silver alerts” early on Saturday morning for missing senior citizens in northeast Queens. Two of the missing seniors have since been found.
The first alert, received just after 2 a.m. on Sept. 14, focused on Margaret O’Shea, 78, of Commonwealth Boulevard in Bellerose. Law enforcement sources said she was last seen at 2 p.m. on Sept. 13 leaving her home behind the wheel of a black 2014 Toyota Corolla.
Police described O’Shea as standing 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighing 120 pounds with a thin build, a light complexion and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing blue pants and a long-sleeved blue shirt with floral prints.
The NYPD issued a second alert for Yun C. Kang, 81, of 214th Place in Bayside who went missing from his home at 8 a.m. on Sept. 13. Police reported that he returned home on the afternoon of Sept. 14.
Finally, cops also found on Sept. 14 Yujie Wang, 77, of Lawrence Street in Flushing. She had gone missing from her home at 4 p.m. on Sept. 13.
Anyone with information regarding O’Shea’s whereabouts can call Crime Stoppers at 800-577-TIPS (for Spanish, dial 888-57-PISTA), visit the Crime Stoppers website or send a direct message on Twitter @NYPDTips. All calls and messages are kept confidential.
Check with QNS later for updates on this story.
This story was updated on Sept. 15 at 8:33 a.m.