Shaler, Allegheny County – On January 20, 2020 at approximately 8:30pm Shaler Police were dispatched to the 100 block of Dolores Dr for a missing person report. Once on scene, responding officers learned that 70-year-old Janet Walsh was supposed to meet her daughter for dinner but was not at home and did not contact her daughter. Shaler Police Department initiated an investigation.
Over the past week, the Shaler Police did an exhaustive search and investigation but had been unable to locate Walsh. On January 28, 2020, they requested the investigative assistance of the Allegheny County Police General Investigations Section. Detectives with the Allegheny County Police responded to the scene and initiated an investigation. Detectives learned that Walsh was last seen at church on Sunday, January 19, 2020.
Janet Walsh is described as a white female 70 years of age 5’3 with blonde hair and hazel eyes. Janet is not described as having any health issues.
Detectives are also looking for her vehicle which is described as a 2018 Silver Chevy Trax with PA Registration KTW6007. The vehicle has not been located at this time and has not been seen since Sunday the 19th. A stock picture of the vehicle in question is attached.
Detectives are conducting a further investigation into the location of Janet Walsh and are working with the Shaler Police.
Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call the Allegheny County Police tip line at 1-833-ALL-TIPS (1-833-255-8477); callers can remain anonymous. The department can also be reached via its social media sites.