Police Search for Missing 70-Year-Old Woman UPDATE: 5:40pm Found Safe!

Police in Newark requests the public’s assistance in locating Diane James, 70, of Newark, who was reported missing Tuesday.

Police say Mrs. James, who has mental challenges – possibly Dementia- was last seen on August 21, 2018 at the Beth Israel Hospital in Newark.

Mrs. James is described as 5’4” tall, with a dark complexion, has red hair and brown eyes – her right eye is a prosthetic.

It is not known what she was wearing.

While police are actively searching for Mrs. James, they seek the public’s assistance in quickly locating and returning her to her family.

Director Ambrose is urging anyone with information about Mrs. Diane James to call the Department's 24-hour Crime Stopper tip line at 1-877-NWK-TIPS (1-877-695-8477) or 1-877-NWK-GUNS (1-877-695-4867).

All anonymous Crime Stopper tips are kept confidential and could result in a reward.