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Authorities say they’ve located missing 67-year-old woman with mental condition

Authorities in Broward County are searching for a missing woman.

LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla. – Authorities in Broward County have located a woman that was reported missing Sunday.

67-year-old Cephita Exama was located at an area hospital late Sunday night, according to Broward Sheriff’s Office.

A missing persons alert was issued after authorities said they received a report that Exama was last seen Saturday at approximately 10:30 p.m. near the 3200 block of Northwest 46th Avenue in Lauderdale Lakes.

Deputies advised that Exama had a serious mental condition that required immediate attention.

Authorities said they were concerned because Exama only speaks Creole.


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David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.