Woman reported missing in Portsmouth found safe

Cynthia Dunbar (Photo: Portsmouth police)

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police have found a woman who had been reported missing Tuesday.

At about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, dispatchers received a call for police assistance in the 3300 block of Killian Avenue for a missing woman. Officers arrived and were told that 53-year-old Cynthia Dunbar had left her home without telling anyone and did not have her medication.

Detectives were concerned for Dunbar’s well-being because she takes her medication at the same time everyday for her condition and did not have the medicine with her.

At 4:25 p.m. Tuesday, detectives found Cynthia Dunbar safe and unharmed. She has been returned home.