NORTH LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3.com) -- North Las Vegas police need help locating a woman who went missing Thursday from her home.
Police say that 30-year-old Yolanda Johnson was last seen on Thursday about 7:30 a.m. at her home in the 3700 block of Prairie Orchid Avenue, near Pecos Road and Washburn Road.
She was reportedly waiting for a local transport company to pick her up. Her roommate became concerned when she never returned home that evening. She later learned that Johnson was not picked up and never arrived at her expected destination.
Johnson’s family reports she has the mental capacity of a 13-year-old, can not care for her self, and is dependant on seizure medication.
She is described as an African-American female, 5-foot-3, 170 pounds with black hair and brown eyes. She has a tattoo of a “Q” on the top of her right hand, “Ball” on her left hand, “169%” on her neck and is missing her top front four teeth.
All hospitals are asked to check their registries for Yolanda Johnson, or any Jane Doe matching the above description, and to notify police immediately if found. It should be noted that HIPPA permits disclosure upon request to Law Enforcement, and is authorized pursuant, 45 C.F.R. section 154.512.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Yolanda Johnson is asked to contact the North Las Vegas Police Department at (702) 633-9111.