23-year-old Theresa Gattone

The Delaware State Police have issued a gold alert for 23-year-old Theresa Gattone, who was reported missing on Friday, August 3, at around 8:30 a.m., from the Bridgeville area.

Gattone was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and shorts of an unknown color. She has auburn hair and is about 5 feet 3 inches tall and 115 pounds. Gattone was last seen driving a rental car, a silver 2018 Ford Escape with Virginia registration UYR1626.

Troopers have been unable to make contact with Gattone to check on her welfare. Attempts to locate her have been unsuccessful and there is a real concern for her safety and welfare.

If anyone has information in reference to her whereabouts, they are asked to contact Troop 5 at 302-337-8253. Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at http://www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com.