Search for missing woman, 82, from North Philadelphia

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Thursday, February 9, 2017

NORTH PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Police are searching for a woman who went missing from North Philadelphia on Wednesday.

Edna Northcutt, 82, from the 1200 block of North 2nd Street contacted her family around 1 p.m. stating she was lost in New Jersey, and didn't know how she got there.

Police say her last known location is believed to be in Monroe Township, New Jersey.

She was operating a black 2010 Ford Edge with Pa. Tag GWY-4860. Her cell phone battery is believed to be dead.

Northcutt is described as 5'2", 120 lbs., with a thin build, brown eyes, medium brown complexion, short black hair (possibly wearing a short curly auburn wig), and prescription glasses.

She was last seen wearing a dark blue shirt, black pants, and a white jacket.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact215-686-3243 / 3244 or call 911.