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Winter Haven woman found safe

Police had been looking for 59-year-old Abigail Ortiz
Credit: Winter Haven Police Dept.

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. — Abigail Ortiz has been found safe, the Winter Haven Police Department said. She is being reunited with her loved ones.

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Your help is needed in finding a missing woman from Winter Haven.

Police say Abigail Ortiz, 59, was last seen on Monday around 2:30 p.m. at 38 Azalea Drive. She is insulin-dependent.

Ortiz told an acquaintance that she was going for a bike ride and hasn't been seen since, according to detectives.

She was last seen wearing blue jeans, a brown shirt, teal/blue prescription glasses and had a large brown purse with her. 

Ortiz does not have her insulin with her and the last time she took the medicine was Monday morning.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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