Silver Alert Issued For Missing Artesia Woman

Still no word about a missing woman from Artesia after a statewide Silver Alert was issued Saturday. Authorities say 71 year-old Loretta WIlliams was last seen around 6pm on October 24th in the area of West Briscoe. Williams is described as 5′ 5″ tall with short gray hair. She was last seen wearing jeans and a sweater. She may also be driving a blue Hyundai Accent vehicle. Police believe Williams to be in danger if not located. Anyone with information regarding her whereabouts is asked to call the Artesia Police Department.