Tulsa Police Locate Missing Elderly Woman

Wednesday, June 29th 2011, 8:20 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, Oklahoma -- A woman in her 80's who been missing since Tuesday evening was found safe early Wednesday morning.

Tulsa Police began searching for the woman at around 10:30 p.m. after the woman's family called police.

Family members say the woman went for a walk and never came back home. The family began searching for her but when they didn't find her, they called police.

Officers began looking for the woman around a cemetery near Admiral and Yale. They also searched just east of Yale to Memorial.   The police helicopter was also used during the search.

At 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, police say a Tulsa taxi cab company called police and said they had picked up the woman outside of Hillcrest Medical Center and taken her to a Quik Trip at 21st and Memorial.

Officers responded and reunited the woman with her family.