Police are looking to the public for help in their search for a missing Norwalk woman.

According to a press release from the Norwalk Police Department, 82-year-old Marie Pollas (pictured above) is now the subject of a silver alert after she was reported missing on Monday.

Police describe her as an African American woman with gray hair and brown eyes. She reportedly stands at 5' 5'' and weighs about 135 lbs. Police say she was last seen in the area of Spring Hill Avenue in Norwalk wearing a black sweater and khaki pants.

It was also noted that Marie Pollas suffers from dementia and also has a medical condition that requires medication.

Police say she has ties to the Stamford area and urge anyone that sees her or may know of her whereabouts to call 911 immediately.