Police: Missing 84-year-old Dorothy Ewing has been found

Dorothy Ewing went missing on Monday June 13. Photo: BPD
Dorothy Ewing. Click on image to enlarge. Photo: BPD

Update, 8:40 p.m.: Good news: Dorothy Ewing has been located. According to a Nixle alert issued by BPD at around 7:45 p.m., Ewing was found at about 6 p.m. Monday evening in downtown Oakland. The Berkeley Police Department said it would like to thank the public for its assistance in locating her.

Original story: Berkeley Police are asking for the community’s help in locating a missing “at-risk” woman. BPD issued a Nixle alert about the case at 4 p.m. Monday.

Dorothy Lee Ewing, who is 84 years’ old, has been missing since 12:30 p.m. from the 2900 block of Ellis Street.

Ewing is described as being 5′ 6″ in height; weighing 130 lbs; with grey hair and brown eyes.

Ewing was last seen wearing a dark blue and white printed dress. She walks with a walker and suffers from dementia.

If you have any information that might help to safely locate Dorothy Ewing, please call Berkeley Police Dispatch at (510) 981 5900.

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