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Bakersfield Police locate missing woman in Bakersfield

Posted at 5:53 PM, Jan 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-24 11:05:39-05

UPDATE (1/24/18 8:03 a.m.) The Bakersfield Police Department says 86-year-old Margarita Martinez was located in Bakersfield on January 23.

BPD says Martinez was unharmed when she was found.


The Bakersfield Police Department is searching for a missing person considered at risk due to age.

Margarita Martinez was last seen on Jan. 11 at 10 a.m. near Mount Vernon Avenue.

She is described as a Hispanic female, 86 years old, 4'10", 125 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Amy Davis at 661-326-3871 or the Bakersfield Police Department at 661-327-7111.