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UPDATE: Reno Police missing woman found deceased


On October 16, 2013 at about 11:25 am, WCSO located missing female Virginia Walton in the Red Rock/Rancho Haven area. Unfortunately, Mrs. Walton was deceased inside her vehicle and no foul play is suspected at this time. WC Case #13-6238.

Virginia Walton. Image provided by Reno Police Department.
Virginia Walton. Image provided by Reno Police Department.
Yesterday at 11:30 a.m. Virginia Walton located a set of car keys and drove away from her residence. Walton suffers from dementia along with other medical problems and may need medical attention.

Her family believes that she may be attempting to drive to the Lodi, Calif., area in order to visit friends. However, the Reno Police Department is asking for anyone who has information on Walton’s location to contact them immediately.

Walton is 92 years old, white, 5-0 and 140 pounds with gray hair, blue eyes and glasses. The vehicle she was driving is a red 2001 Toyota Corolla four-door with license plates NV 970RUW.

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