Missing West Covina Woman, 71, Suffers From Alzheimer’s Disease

WEST COVINA (CBS) — Authorities are asking for the public’s help in their search for a missing 71-year-old woman who suffers from Alzheimer’s disease.

Maria “Lupe” Guadalupe Barragan was last seen at 7:15 p.m. Monday in the 1600 block of East Autumn Drive in West Covina, West Covina police Lt. Marty Sevilla said.

Barragan, who is 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 110 pounds and has brown hair and eyes. She was last seen wearing a black sweater, black pants and a necklace containing with her medical history.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts was asked to call the West Covina Police Department at (626)939-8500.

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