Mentally challenged woman missing from Gary

Carolyn Rimpson, 61. (Gary Police Department)

Police are asking for the public's help locating Carolyn Rimpson, 61, who is mentally challenged and has hypertension. She has been missing since Sept. 23.

Police describe Carolyn as 5 ft. 1 in. to 5 ft. 3 in. tall, approximately 120 lbs., African American woman with long braided hair. She was last seen near 40th Avenue and Connecticut Street in Gary wearing a white hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

Family says Carolyn is very friendly and could easily be taken advantage of. The state of Indiana has issued a Silver Alert for her.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Carolyn Rimpson, contact the Gary Police Department at 219-881-1260 or call 911.
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