Edna Parichan was reported missing at 2 p.m. Thursday. Image via Newport Beach Police Department
Edna Parichan was reported missing at 2 p.m. Thursday. Image via Newport Beach Police Department

Newport Beach police asked for the public’s help Friday to find a missing 89-year-old woman with a heart condition.

Edna Parichan, who needs heart medication, was reported missing at 2 p.m. Thursday, according to police. But she was spotted at 4 a.m. Friday at a gas station in El Segundo driving a red Fiat, with California plates 6YGT44729.

Parichan lives in Fresno and was vacationing in Newport Beach with her husband. The reason for her disappearance was unknown, according to police.

Parichan is white, about 5 feet-2 inches tall and weighs about 100 pounds. She has gray hair and blue eyes, and anyone who spots her was asked to call 911 or the Newport Beach police at (949) 644-3717.

— City News Service

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