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 October 6th, 2013  
St. Lucie County Sheriff asks for the public's help to find missing/endangered 87-year-old woman
An 87-year-old woman in the early states of dementia, left her home around 7:45 this morning and hasn't been seen since, according to St. Lucie County Sheriff Ken J. Mascara.

"We are asking for the public's help to find Delores Cairns, of 7 Universidad Lane, Spanish Lakes Riverfront," said the Sheriff. "That is a residential community south of Prima Vista Boulevard on the west side of U.S.1. She is a white female, 5 feet 3 inches tall, weighing 125 pounds, with white hair and blue eyes. The only clothing description we have is that she was wearing a blue windbreaker and carrying a large black purse. She possibly walks with a limp."

Anyone with information is asked to call 9-1-1 in St. Lucie County.

Patrol deputies have searched for Ms. Cairns, and a Sheriff's helicopter has also been used in the search. In addition, neighbors who know her have looked in the neighborhood using golf carts. Also, deputies have checked hospitals, mental health facilities, bingo parlors, arcades and nearby businesses.

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