UPDATE 3/26/15 –
An employee of an apartment complex in the 5200 block of Genesee Cove spotted Maria around 10:30 a.m. and recognized her from a news report, according to San Diego police. She was confused but unharmed.
Original story: Maria Mireles, 62, was last seen around 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday on the 3900 block of Mahaila Avenue in San Diego, Calif. Maria has dementia and walks with a limp.
Mireles may answer to her maiden name of Maria Carrera. She is known to frequent the Costa Verde shopping area, police said.
Anyone who knows of her whereabouts was asked to call San Diego police.