THE BRONX — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a elderly woman who was found wandering the streets of Belmont Thursday night.
The woman was discovered near Mapes Avenue and East 180th Street about 8 p.m., the NYPD said. Cops said she was disoriented.
She was taken to St. Barnabas Hospital, where she was stable.
The woman, who was wearing a blue, floral-print summer dress and pink slippers, is in her 80s.
Anyone who knows the woman's identity is asked to call the NYPD Crime Stoppers hotline at 800-577-TIPS. Members of the public can also submit tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers website at www.nypdcrimestoppers.com or by texting tips to CRIMES (274637), then entering TIP577.