Police Renew Calls For Help In Solving Disappearance Of 70-Year-Old Janet Walsh From Shaler

By: KDKA-TV news Staff


SHALER, Pa. (KDKA) – It’s been more than a year since 70-year-old Janet Walsh from Shaler disappeared.


Police say Walsh invited her daughter to her house for dinner on the evening of Jan. 20. But her daughter arrived around 5 p.m. to find Walsh’s vehicle gone and her cell phone still upstairs.


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According to police, Walsh also canceled a scheduled therapist appointment in the early afternoon.


Walsh’s daughter contacted her mother’s friends and after a few hours of waiting, filed a missing person report with the Shaler Police Department.


A week later, Allegheny County police joined in the investigation.





A year later, and Allegheny County and Shaler police held a press conference Friday to once again ask for the public’s help.


Walsh’s vehicle is a 2018 silver Chevrolet Trax with Pennsylvania Registration KTW 6007.


(Photo Provided By Allegheny County Police)


Anyone who has seen the car is asked to call 1-833-255-8477.