UPDATE: Feb. 15, 2021, 9:58 a.m. – Melania Nyajana has been found safe, police say.
GARLAND, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Garland police are searching for Melania Nyajana, 81.READ MORE: Russ Martin, Longtime North Texas Radio Personality, Found Dead At Frisco Home
She was last heard from Sunday morning sometime between 10:30 a.m. – Noon, February 14, in the 260 block of South Barnes Drive.
Nyajana left her apartment on foot and does not drive.READ MORE: Dallas County Reports 570 New COVID-19 Cases, 10 Deaths Saturday
She is described as an African American female, 5 feet tall, 120 pounds, medium build, has very short grey/black hair, and brown eyes. Nyajana would be wearing traditional-style African clothing and a head wrap.
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If anyone knows the whereabouts of Nyajana, they are asked to call the Garland Police Department at 972.485.4840.