88 Year Old Missing But Found Alive & Well

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                August 25, 2010 Time:                9:45 pm   Dozen deputies responded to the area of 12430 NE 80 Street Bronson in reference to 88 year old missing person.  The investigation revealed that relatives left the home around 7 AM and discovered her mother missing around 5 PM.  The Sheriff’s bloodhound and a helicopter was enroute to assist in a ground and air search.   The daughter stated that her mother has dementia, but has never walked away from the home.  Shortly before night fall the missing person was located in the woods.  Deputies reported that she was very tired and thirsty.    We would like to remind all Levy County citizens that we have a Special Needs program.  If you like more information about the program you are encourage to contact Lt.  Sean Mullins.         ###

Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell:    352-577-4218