The Vancouver Police are asking for the public’s assistance to help find a missing 47 year old woman who hasn’t been heard from by her family since January 3rd, 2012.

Violet Elizabeth Puskas was reported missing yesterday after family became concerned about Violet’s extended and unexplained absence. Family last spoke with Violet on January 3rd while she was at her home in the 6600 block Elliott Street.

Violet Puskas is white, 5’5″tall, and 150 lbs. She has shoulder-length blonde hair and hazel eyes. It’s unknown what she was last wearing.

Violet may appear disoriented or confused as she needs medication to assist her with a number of medical concerns.

Anyone who sees Violet Puskas is asked to call 9-1-1 immediately and wait with her until police and paramedics arrive.