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Missing woman found safe, police say

A 21-year-old woman reported missing after she was last seen Tuesday evening at a Mountain View gas station after arguing with her sister was found safe Wednesday night, police said.

Melinda Alexander, who is not from the Bay Area, had last been seen at the Shell gas station at 807 N. Shoreline Blvd. around 7 p.m. on Aug. 13, police said.

She had been in an argument with her sister before she was dropped off at the gas station without her cellphone and identification, police said.

Alexander has family that lives in San Francisco and San Mateo counties, but no family members had heard from her when she was reported missing, police said.

She was found safe in San Mateo County, police said Wednesday night.

— Bay City News Service

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Posted by Mary
a resident of Martens-Carmelita
on Aug 15, 2013 at 2:31 pm

Well, that's a relief. Too many others (can't count them all but Sierra comes to mind) end with no info ever or with a dead girl found in some remote area.

Too many male predators are walking around unnoticed and arrogant. We need to pay attention people.


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Posted by Lee
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Aug 15, 2013 at 4:32 pm

Seems like the family should contribute for the police effort to clear this domestic problem.


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Posted by George
a resident of Rex Manor
on Aug 15, 2013 at 11:11 pm

Gee.... good parenting and family communication win again


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