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News Release

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

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Mrs. Maggie Scott has been found in good condition and was reunited with her family.

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department Devonshire Division is asking for the public's help in locating Mrs. Maggie Scott.

Mrs. Maggie Scott was last seen on August 11, 2015, around 1:15 p.m., at the Chase Bank Parking Lot, located at 1027 W. Manchester Avenue in Los Angeles.

Mr. John Scott (Mrs. Maggie Scott husband) drove his 2011 Buick Lacrosse Burgundy in color to the bank parking lot while Mrs. Scott was sitting in the front passenger side of the vehicle.

Mr. Scott returned back to his vehicle by 2:30 p.m. and noticed his vehicle was missing along with Mrs. Scott.

Mrs. Scott's family is concerned that she has not returned or been located and suffers from Alzheimer's and other medical issues.

Mrs. Maggie Scott is described as a 75-year-old, Female, Black, with brown hair, brown eyes, 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs approximately 175 pounds. Mrs. Scott was last seen wearing a brown blouse, brown flower skirt, and black shoes.

Los Angeles Police Department has partnered with the California Highway Patrol in issuance of a Silver Alert in an effort to locate Mrs. Scott.

If you have seen, or have any information regarding the whereabouts of Mrs. Maggie Scott, please contact the Los Angeles Police Department, Missing Persons Unit, Detective L. Saiza: (213) 996-1800. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.