Missing elderly Newark woman found

December 27, 2011 4:10:37 AM PST
An elderly woman who vanished among the throngs of tourists in Times Square was found Monday near Herald Square.

Police say 73-year-old Nellie Beamon went missing while eating at the Sbarro's on Broadway at 49th Street with her daughter on Saturday.

The daughter got up for a moment, and when she returned, Beamon, who suffers from dementia, was nowhere to be found.

A New York EMS ambulance found the missing woman by Herald Square just before 7 a.m.

The ambulance took her to St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital, where she is listed in stable condition.

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