HIGHTSTOWN, NJ (CBS) – Police in southern New Jersey are searching for a woman who has been missing for a week.

Joann Palma, 62, was last seen leaving a friend’s house in Monroe Township, Middlesex County around 7 p.m. on Nov. 20, 2013.

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She was driving a 2006 Toyota Highlander with NJ registration YZT66K.

Palma is described as 5’4” and about 150 lbs with brown/auburn hair and brown eyes.

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Police say Palma may be in need of medical attention.

Anyone with information should call Hightstown Borough Police at 609-448-1234.

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