83-year-old woman arrives at D.C. airport, vanishes

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/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 about 6:30 p.m. Friday walking north from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport along the Mount Vernon trail, a paved path 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, carrying a tan sweater or jacket and a black purse.

If you have seen Mrs. Kong call police at (703) 417-2400 or Detective Wolfson at (202) 615-9898. Reference case number 201300952.

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