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Update February 11, 2018:  Mrs. Scinto has been found near her vehicle , reunited with her family and taken to a local hospital for evaluation. See details below:

"We thank the public for looking out for Mrs. Scinto, as well as our Search and Rescue volunteers," says Sergeant Kristin Brayman.

The Sheriff's Search and Rescue (SAR) is an all-volunteer unit. Together, they perform wilderness and urban rescues, as well as search for missing and at-risk persons. Teams are available 24 hours per day to respond to local, state and federal agency requests. If you would like to volunteer, visit www.sdsheriff.net/volunteers.

If you have a loved one who has Alzheimer's or suffers from a physical or mental disability, you can sign them up for the Sheriff's Take Me Home Program. It's a FREE and confidential service that can help law enforcement find a loved one in the event they get lost or wander away. For more information or to enroll online, visit: www.sdsheriff.net/tmh.

Original story:

East County News Service

February 10, 2018 (Lakeside) -- The Sheriff's Department is looking for a missing person, likely in the Lakeside area.

Laura "Diane" Scinto left her Lakeside residence sometime last night, leaving her wallet and cell phone at home. Her unoccupied vehicle was found in the 13400 block of Willow Rd in Lakeside.

Mrs. Scinto is a 70 year old White female , 5'6, 130 lbs. She has brown hair and blue eyes. Her clothing is unknown.If you believe you have seen Mrs. Scinto please call the Sheriff's Department at 858-565-5200

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