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Raleigh woman missing from group home

Posted May 22, 2009 8:51 p.m. EDT
Updated May 24, 2009 6:19 p.m. EDT

Silver Alert

— The North Carolina Center for Missing Persons issued a Silver Alert late Friday for a 29-year-old woman missing from a Raleigh group home.

Frieda Smith, who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment, was last seen at the Blessed Home Inc. on Edgetone Drive.

She is described as a black woman, standing 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighing 220 pounds. Smith has short, black hair and brown eyes. She shaves her into either a fade or close brush. She has visible Psoriasis on her left elbow.

Smith was last seen wearing a New Yankees baseball cap, a white T-shirt, black athletic shorts with white pipes and sneakers.

Anyone who sees Smith, or who has information about her whereabouts, is asked to call 919-278-6363 or 911.