Woman suffering from dementia missing

July 4, 2008 11:58:00 AM PDT
Police are searching today for a 77-year-old woman in the early stages of dementia who has been missing since she left her San Francisco home Tuesday morning.

Chee Tse was last seen leaving her house in the 1900 block of Larkin Street before 8 a.m. on Tuesday to take a trip to a casino, according to the Police Department.

Tse, whose nickname is Lan, most likely took a bus around 8 a.m. near Kearny and Clay streets to Cache Creek Casino in Brooks, Thunder Valley Casino in Lincoln or River Rock Casino in Alexander Valley.

She is an Asian woman, about 5 feet and 2 inches tall, about 110 pounds, and has short, black hair and brown eyes, police said. A photo can be obtained through the San Francisco Police Department.

Anyone with may know where she is should contact her son Henry Chui at (650) 430-1598 or the San Francisco Police Department (415) 558-5508.