Bradenton Police officers are asking for the public's help locating a missing woman who suffers from a medical need and hasn't been heard from since Sept. 15.
On Tuesday, Sept. 15 at 8 p.m., witnesses tell Bradenton Police Rosa Pineda said she was heading to Mexico and walked away from her home in the 1100 block of 26th Avenue West.
Pineda, 40, does not drive and has no means of traveling to Mexico. Relatives tell police she suffers from a medical need and is supposed to be taking medication for these conditions, but has not taken her medicine for several months.
She was last known to be in Plant City and possibly trying to get to Mexico.
Rosa Pineda is described as a white female, 5'4", 140 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes. She has a mole on her upper right lip. It is not known what she was wearing when she left except that she wore black studded sandals.
If you come into contact with Rosa Pineda or have any information as to her whereabouts, please contact your local law Enforcement Agency or Bradenton Police Officer Brian Wingate at 941-932-9385 and reference case #2015-7650.