UPDATE: Police locate critical missing woman with medical conditions

Long Beach police on Tuesday said they have located a 36-year-old woman with medical conditions who was reported missing on June 6.

Colette Flores Whiteway was located Tuesday in the city of Montebello by her family, a statement from Long Beach police said.

Whiteway had been missing for more than two weeks after last being seen in the 400 block of W. 14th Street in Central Long Beach. She lives at a care facility and was reported to have run away, police said at the time.

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Crystal Niebla is the West Long Beach reporter through the Report for America program. Philanthropic organizations pledged to cover the local donor portion of her grant-funded position with the Post. If you want to support Crystal's work, you can donate to her Report For America position at lbpost.com/support.
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