Troopers looking for woman with dementia

Belle L. Lord

Update: 1:40 p.m. Oct. 11:

State Police reported that 89-year-old Belle L. Lord was found in good condition and is with family. She was reported missing from the town of Otsego  on Oct. 10. 

7:21 p.m. Oct. 10:

State Police announced Wednesday night troopers are looking for a missing elderly woman who has dementia. 

Belle L. Lord, 89, is reported to have left a residence on Sunset Ridge Road in the town of Otsego around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, according to a media release from troopers. She left in her vehicle, a silver 2008 Toyota Solara convertible with a black top.  The vehicle is bearing North Carolina plates with the registration BHL 7498. Troopers believe she could be heading to her last residence in Wilmington, North Carolina, but she did grow up in Queens and could be heading there, the release said. 

Lord is described as having red hair, green eyes, she is about 5-foot-3-inches tall and 70 pounds. She could possibly be wearing a black double breasted long wool coat and have a turquoise and black Vera Bradley purse. She also has a white terrier mix dog with her that has a pink collar and pink leash.

Those with information are asked to call State Police at Sidney at 607-561-7400.