Peoria police locate missing woman

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By Natalie Flanzer By Natalie Flanzer

PEORIA, Ariz. - Peoria police say a missing woman was located and is safe.

Jenny Mendoza, 37, appeared despondent when she left her home near Peoria and 71st avenues around 9:30 a.m. Monday.

Mendoza left with the majority of her critical medications.

On Tuesday, police spokesman Jay Davies said Mendoza was located in Phoenix.