By CBSLA Staff

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — A 77-year-old woman who suffers from dementia and went missing in Lincoln Heights has been found safe, authorities said Tuesday.

Miriam Sanchez was last seen on October 10 at 5 p.m. in the 200 block of Humbolt Street in the Lincoln Heights area.

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The Los Angeles Police Department announced Tuesday afternoon that Sanchez had been found.

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No further details were released.

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