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SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. -- An 82-year-old woman who walked away from an assisted living center in Sandy Springs over the weekend has been found safe.

Barbara E. Hillman vanished at around 2 p.m. Sunday at Emeritus Senior Living on Hightower Trail.

Sandy Springs Police Capt. Steve Rose said Hillman was found early Monday morning by a passing driver, who called police when he spotted the woman.

Hillman was discovered about a quarter mile from the assisted living home. Rose said she did not appear to be hurt.

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