Missing 79-year-old ABQ woman located

Elvira Lopez
A Silver Alert has been cancelled for 79-year-old Elvira Lopez who was last seen Monday.

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The Silver Alert issued for an Albuquerque woman has been cancelled.

According to APD, 79-year-old Elvira Valencia has been located.

Valencia was reported missing after her daughter said she did not come home from the Lovelace Westside Hospital Monday.

Her family feared for her safety because Valencia suffers from dementia and had not taken her medications.

Officials say Valencia was located Tuesday evening.

Details on her recovery have not been released.

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