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San Diego County Sheriff's Department
Saturday February 10th, 2018 :: 07:12 p.m. PST

**UPDATE***Missing Person in Lakeside - FOUND

A 70-year-old woman reported missing in Lakeside has been found safe.

Sheriff's ASTREA/helicopter and volunteers with Sheriff's Search and Rescue (SAR) found Laura Diane Scinto just before 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 10th in the 14000 block of Willow Road in Lakeside near the area of her abandoned car. She was reunited with her family and taken to a hospital for a check up.

We thank the public for looking out for Mrs. Scinto, as well as our Search and Rescue volunteers. The Sheriff's Search and Rescue (SAR) is an all-volunteer unit. Together, they perform wilderness and urban rescues, as well as search for missing and at-risk persons. Teams are available 24 hours per day to respond to local, state and federal agency requests. If you would like to volunteer, visit

If you have a loved one who has Alzheimer's or suffers from a physical or mental disability, you can sign them up for the Sheriff's Take Me Home Program.

It's a FREE and confidential service that can help law enforcement find a loved one in the event they get lost or wander away. For more information or to enroll online, visit:

This is all the available information at this time.

The Sheriff's Department is looking for a missing person, likely in the Lakeside area. Laura "Diane" Scinto left her Lakeside residence sometime last night and her unoccupied vehicle was found in the 13400 block of Willow Rd in Lakeside. Ms. Scinto is a 70 year old White female , 5'6, 130 lbs. She has brown hair and blue eyes. Her clothing is unknown.

If you believe you have seen Ms. Scinto please call the Sheriff's Department at 858-565-5200

San Diego County Sheriff's Department
9621 Ridgehaven Ct
San Diego, CA 92123

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 858-565-5200

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