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West Hartford PD: Missing elderly woman found

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Maria Sanchez, 82, was found walking in a residential West Hartford neighborhood. (West Hartford PD) Maria Sanchez, 82, was found walking in a residential West Hartford neighborhood. (West Hartford PD)
WEST HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

West Hartford police said they have found an elderly woman who went missing early Saturday morning.

A Silver Alert was issued for Maria Sanchez, 82, of West Hartford around 12 p.m.

Police said Sanchez was found walking in the area of Fern and Foxcroft around 4 p.m. 

She had last been seen by family at her home on Ardmore Road around 5:30 a.m.

Police said Sanchez has dementia.

She had last been seen wearing glasses, a grey zippered hoodie and black sneakers with blue accents.

Police said she did not have money, credit cards, ID or a cell phone with her.

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