UPDATE: Endangered Silver Advisory Alert canceled for missing woman

UPDATE: Endangered Silver Advisory Alert canceled for missing woman
Marilyn Person has been diagnosed with dementia and has not driven in several years. (Source: Missouri State Highway Patrol)

NORMANDY, MO. (KAIT) - Missouri police say a missing elderly woman with dementia has been found safe.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol issued an Endangered Silver Advisory Alert Wednesday for 73-year-old Marilyn Person after she was reported missing from her home in St. Louis.

Her son told police he believed she might have been trying to drive to Arkansas to attend a family member’s funeral.

He said that Person had been diagnosed with dementia and had not driven in several years.

Around 8 a.m. Thursday, April 22, MSHP canceled the alert, saying Person had been located safe.

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