Missing Pasadena Woman, 79, Found: Police

A missing Pasadena woman, 79, was found Sunday morning, according to the Pasadena Police Department.


Edie Pineda, 79, was found March 30, 2014 after she was reported missing the night before. (Credit: Pasadena Police Department)

Edie Pineda walked away from her residence around 6 p.m. Saturday and had no known destination, according to a statement from the Pasadena Police Department.

Pineda was last seen in the 100 block of South Allen Avenue, and was found a couple miles away in the area of Altadena Drive and New York Drive in Pasadena.

A passer-by saw Pineda, recognized the missing woman from an alert they had seen earlier, and reported the sighting to police who found Pineda within minutes, the police advisory stated.