ALERT: Police Search for Missing Newark North Ward Senior Woman UPDATE: Found Safe

There is an active search underway for a woman who left her home today and did not return.

According to police, Ms. Maria Caceres-Segovia, 89, was last seen in the woo block of Woodside Avenue in Newark's North Ward at around 8:40 a.m.

Police say Caceres-Segovia is 5'4" tall, weighs approximately 140 pounds, has brown eyes and brown hair. She was last seen wearing blue pants, a red jacket with flowers, and pink sandals.

Ms. Caceres-Segovia suffers from Alzheimer's and has recently had hip surgery.

If you know where Ms. Caceres-Segovia is, please call Newark Police Special Victim's Units at 973-733-7273