Authorities are searching for a missing local woman who is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.

The N.C. Center for Missing Persons on Sunday issued a Silver Alert for Alexis Olivia Hartman, 18.

Hartman is described as a white woman, 5-feet, 4-nches tall weighing 120 pounds with long black hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen near 468 U.S. 64 West wearing a black beanie, black sweatshirt and black pants.

Anyone with information about Hartman should call the Rocky Mount Police Department at 252-972-1411.