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Elderly stroke victim missing from Glendale

Woman wandered from her retirement home
February 26, 2008 12:00:00 AM PST
Police sought the public's help Tuesday in locating a 62- year-old woman with the mental capacity of a 4-year-old who wandered away from a retirement home in Glendale last Thursday morning. Dyane Blackford walked away from the Leisure Vale Retirement Home at 413 E. Cypress St. around 7 a.m. Thursday. She cannot communicate because she recently suffered a stroke, according to release from the Glendale Police Department.

Blackford is Asian, 5 feet 2 inches tall, weighs 125 pounds and has black shoulder-length hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a green sweater and gray or blue pants. Blackford sometimes wear glasses.

Anyone with information on Blackford's whereabouts was asked to call the Glendale Police Department at (818) 548-4840 or (818) 548-3987.


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