Woman, 83, missing after arrival at DC airport
Published: May 6, 2013 10:40AM
Updated: May 6, 2013 10:41AM
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This image provided by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority shows an undated image of Victoria Kong, 83. Kong was last seen after arriving at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport Friday May 3, 2013 walking north on the Mount Vernon trail toward Gravelly Point. Mrs. Kong is an Asian female from Barbados and has fair/light skin tone. She was last seen wearing a long purple/brown dress with a flower design and wearing sandals. (AP Photo/Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority)

WASHINGTON • An 83-year-old woman is missing after arriving at a Washington airport on a flight from Barbados.

Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority police say Victoria Kong was last seen Friday evening at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. She was walking north along a paved trail for hikers and bicycles.

Kong’s family says they were waiting for her to be escorted off the flight by wheelchair, but she never showed up. Granddaughter Alexandria Anderson says Kong is showing some early signs of dementia and they’re very concerned for her.

Police say the fair-skinned Hispanic woman is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 130 pounds. She has brown eyes and short black hair and was last seen in a long purple or brown dress with a flower print and sandals.