WEST ASHLEY, S.C. (WCBD) – UPDATE: CPD reported that the woman has been found safe.
The Charleston Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating Ethel Jenkins Thompson-Smalls (79).
According to CPD, Thompson-Smalls was last seen at the Chick-fil-A on Magwood Drive in West Ashely around 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday.
Authorities said that she left the area on foot.
Thompson-Smalls suffers from dementia, and CPD considers her endangered.
She is described as a black female with brown eyes and black hair, standing 5’05” and weighing 165 pounds.
When she was last seen, she was wearing a black and white checkered blouse, grey pants, and black shoes, according to the report.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch at 843-743-7200.