Loreen Medeiros
Loreen Medeiros (San Leandro Police Department)

SAN LEANDRO -- Police are asking the public's help in locating a San Leandro woman who disappeared over the weekend and may need her prescription medications.

Loreen Medeiros, age 49, was last seen Sunday and is known to frequent San Leandro and Fremont and use public transportation, said police Lt. Randall Brandt.

Officers responded at 7:40 p.m. Monday to the 15100 block of Endicott Street after someone there reported Medeiros missing and told them that she needs prescribed medications and may not have them with her.

Police described Medeiros as a white woman, 5 feet 2 inches and 105 pounds, with blond hair and hazel eyes.

Anyone with information on her disappearance is asked to call police at 510-577-3230 or contact the Anonymous Tip Line at 510-577-3278.

Citizens can also send an anonymous tip by texting the word SLPD and their tip to 847411. In addition, anonymous tips can be submitted on the police department's website at http://www.sanleandro.org/depts/pd/at.asp

Contact Natalie Neysa Alund at 510-293-2469. Follow her at Twitter.com/nataliealund.