Sacto 9-1-1
June 18, 2012
Missing Elk Grove woman found safe in Chico

Sylvia Valdez 12-5774.jpgAn Elk Grove woman who had been missing since early this month has been found safe.

Elk Grove police reported that Sylvia Valdez (pictured), 29, was located in Chico and has been reunited with her mother.

Valdez had been last seen in Nevada City earlier this month. Police sad she had telephoned her mother and indicated that she was going to return to her Elk Grove residence via an unidentified bus service. When she had not returned by last week, her family reported her missing.

Police said she was considered as risk because she had been diagnosed as schizophrenic and was not in possession of her medication.

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