Missing 65-year-old with dementia located safe, Sacramento police say

Julie Ngu, 65.
Julie Ngu, 65.

A missing 65-year-old woman has been located and safely reunited with family Thursday after Sacramento police asked for the public’s help to locate her.

The woman had been reported missing from the north Sacramento area. She was located near the Promenade in Natomas, Sacramento police said about noon Thursday.

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Michael McGough anchors The Sacramento Bee’s breaking news reporting team, covering public safety and other local stories. A Sacramento native and lifelong capital resident, he interned at The Bee while attending Sacramento State, where he earned a degree in journalism.