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Tuesday, February 6, 2007

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78-Year-Old Woman Missing/Found

UPDATE: On February 7, 2007, at around 4:30 a.m., missing person Sedigneh was found wondering in the Hollywood area. She was in good health and returned to her family.

Los Angeles: The Los Angeles Police Department is asking the public's help in locating Sedigeh Aghamirjafar, who left from the Wilshire Vista Care home located at 1015 South Orangegrove Avenue in Los Angeles on February 6, 2007 around 12:00 PM.

Ms. Aghamirjafar is suffering from dementia, brought on by Alzheimer's, and is often disoriented. She is of Iranian decent, 5 feet, 4 inches tall, and weighs 180 pounds. She has brown hair and she was wearing a dark blue shirt, black pants, and carrying a black purse. Only speaks Farsi.

Ms. Aghamirjafar likes to go to supermarkets and 99 Cents Stores. She used to live in Upland, California, and has been living at the Wilshire Vista Care for the past week.

Anyone who has seen Ms. Aghamirjafar is asked to call the Wilshire Area Watch Commander at 213-473-0476. After hours and on weekends you can call the 24-hour toll free Detective Information Desk can be contacted by dialing 1-877-LAWFULL (1-877-529-3855).