NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Police are asking for the public’s assistance in their search for a missing woman.

Police said Phinelie Jean-Francois, 70, of 101st Street in Queens was last seen in her home Saturday afternoon.

She’s described as a black woman, 5’1″ tall, 140 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

She was last seen wearing a red short sleeved shirt, blue denim skirt and black slippers.

Anyone with information about this missing person is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at WWW.NYPDCRIMESTOPPERS.COM or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

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