Oxford police on Friday issued a Silver Alert for an Oxford woman with dementia who was believed to be heading toward Newport.
Police described Virginia Slicer, 70, as a white woman roughly five feet, four inches tall and weighing 135 pounds. She has blue eyes and gray hair, police said.
Slicer was said to be driving a brown Nissan Altima, with Maine plate 9793TH. She was last seen in the Dover Foxcroft area at approximately 4 p.m., police said, and may be trying to get to Newport.
Slicer has early-onset dementia, police said, and may appear confused.
Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or call the Oxford Police Department at (207) 539-4414.