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Woman easily disoriented reported missing from Fair Oaks home

Valerie Long
Valerie Long Photo provided by Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department

Sacramento County sheriff's officials are asking the public's help in locating a Fair Oaks woman who has been missing from her home since Monday night.

Valerie Long, 56, was last seen about 9 p.m. Monday when she left her family’s residence to go to the store. Long is being treated for a medical condition and may become disoriented, according to a Sheriff’s Department news release.

Long is described as white, with dirty blond hair with black roots and hazel eyes. She is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs about 105 pounds. She was last seen wearing a multicolored shirt with “Dhali Lama” on it and brown pants. She left home in a blue Subaru Forester with California license plate 5YGJ673.

Anyone with information regarding Long’s whereabouts is asked to call the Sheriff’s Department at 916-874-5115.

Cathy Locke: 916-321-5287, @lockecathy