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Carmen Martinez found safe in Whitehall, police say

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jun 18 2013 06:56:53 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 10 2013 09:08:00 AM CDT
Carmen Rose Martinez

Carmen Rose Martinez

WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. -

Police in Lehigh County have found a woman who went missing from her neighborhood Tuesday.

Police say 66-year-old Carmen Martinez was last seen in the 1200 block of Hampshire Circle in Whitehall Township between noon and 5:00 p.m.

Family members say Martinez might be in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease and is likely to be confused about where she is.

Police said they found her walking along Schadt Avenue in Whitehall Twp. before 11 a.m. Wednesday.

She appeared ok and is being checked out at a local hospital, according to police.