News

Police locate missing Alzheimer's patient

Woman, 85, walked away from Lytton Gardens, found in Redwood City

Palo Alto police said they have located an 85-year-old woman with Alzheimer's disease and dementia who had been missing since Saturday morning.

Naomi Brown, who walked away from the assisted-living section of Lytton Gardens at about 10:45 a.m., was found in Redwood City by officers from the Redwood City Police Department. No further details were immediately available.

Police and members of Brown's family extended their thanks to the community for helping to locate her.

— Palo Alto Weekly Staff

Comments

 +   Like this comment
Posted by moi
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on May 25, 2013 at 7:43 pm

Here are several photos showing Ms. Brown and her beautiful smile:

Web Link


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Opening alert: Zola, in downtown Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 3,496 views

Middle Class Scholarship for incomes up to $150,000!
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 5 comments | 2,408 views

Men Are Good For Three Things
By Laura Stec | 21 comments | 2,356 views

Two creative lights depart Palo Alto, leaving diverse legacies
By Jay Thorwaldson | 2 comments | 1,353 views

Reducing Council Size? Against
By Douglas Moran | 11 comments | 1,020 views