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Search continues for woman still missing in Schenectady

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Mary Wright (Photo: Schenectady Police) Mary Wright (Photo: Schenectady Police)

SCHENECTADY, N.Y. – The Schenectady Police Department is continuing to ask for the public's help in the search for a woman with Alzheimer's who wandered away from her home on Queens Drive early Friday morning.

The missing person has been identified as Mary Wright, 68, of Schenectady.

She is described as a black female, approximately 5 ft. 6 in., 210 pounds, with thinning black and gray hair. She was last seen wearing a white undershirt and blue Capri pajama pants.  Wright was last seen shortly after midnight and discovered missing around 3 a.m. Friday.

Wright also suffers from insulin-dependent diabetes, high blood pressure and dementia. 

A "Silver Alert" had been requested by the police department Friday. Anyone with information is being asked to contact the Schenectady Police at (518) 382-5200.

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