Update, 7 p.m.
The missing person alert for Maria Garcia, the 76-year-old Newburgh woman, has been canceled by the New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services.
No further information was immediately available.
Original report, 4:30 p.m.
The New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services is asking residents to be on the lookout for a missing Newburgh woman who has not been seen since 5 a.m. Wednesday.
Maria Garcia, 76, is described as 5-feet-1-inch tall, 155 pounds with gray hair and green eyes and is considered a vulnerable adult with schizophrenia. She might be wearing a gray pea coat with a plaid scarf. She may also appear confused and in need of medical attention.
Garcia was last seen walking eastbound on State Road 300 in Newburgh. Officials believe she may try to travel to New York City.
If you see Garcia, contact the Newburgh Police Department at 845-564-1100 or call 911.
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