Officials: Woman who went missing while outside found safe
Oct. 19, 2017
ORRINGTON, Maine (AP) — A Maine woman with Alzheimer's disease has been found safe after she was reported missing for hours.
Officials say 73-year-old Joan Warren went missing around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday after she left her Orrington home for a walk. WABI-TV reports her husband reported her missing and multiple agencies searched the area after she didn't return.
She was found Wednesday evening by a driver who recognized her from local news reports.
Maine Warden Service Lt. Dan Scott says Warren is in good health and was on her way back home Wednesday night.
Information from: WABI-TV, http://www.wabi.tv