Elderly woman found safe in Yalobusha County

news_inthenews_greenWATER VALLEY (AP) – An elderly woman who copes with Alzheimer’s disease has been found safe in Yalobusha County.

Mississippi Highway Patrol spokesman Warren Strain says Betty Ruth Dorris was found Friday afternoon. A Silver Alert has been canceled.

The Highway Patrol had issued a Silver Alert for Dorris, who was last seen at about noon Thursday driving a 2004 white Lincoln Town Car on Mississippi Highway 32 west of Water Valley.