UPDATE: Woman reported missing in Daytona Beach found safe, police say

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — A woman reported missing in Daytona Beach has been found, according to police.

2:20 p.m. update:

Daytona Beach police confirmed Friday afternoon that Wendy Martinez has been found .

Original report:

Daytona Beach police are looking for a 33-year-old woman with the mental capacity of a teenager whom they said was last seen on Thursday afternoon.

Police said Wendy Martinez, 33, has various mental health concerns.


They said she was last seen around 2:30 p.m. Thursday on Madison Avenue near Vera Street. Officers said she was wearing a gray leopard pattern blouse, brown sweatpants and green and gold sandals.

Martinez is about 5 feet tall and weighs around 120 pounds. Police said she has short black hair cut into a bob.

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Anyone who spots Martinez is asked to call the police at 386-248-1777, option 3.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson, WFTV.com

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.