Vancouver Police are asking for the public's help in locating a 71 year-old woman in need of her medication.

Olga Deutschmann was last seen around 1:30 p.m. near her home in the 1000 block of Victoria Drive, in Vancouver.

Deutschmann is described as white, five feet five inches tall, has a slim build and short, grey hair. She was wearing a brown shirt, brown pants and black shoes. 

Vancouver Search and Rescue deployed around six team members around Thursday night to assist in the search.

Anyone who sees Deutschmann is asked to call 911.