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79-year-old woman found safe by Gwinnett County Police

Police are searching for a 79-year-old woman with early signs of dementia who went missing on the evening of March 24 in Snellville.
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GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga. — Update: The 79-year-old woman was found safe at Piedmont Eastside Medical Center in Snellville, police said


A 79-year-old woman who is displaying early signs of dementia is missing, according to Gwinnett County Police Department on Saturday. 

Gwinnett County Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in finding her, a Mattie's Call was issued. She was last seen on the evening of March 24 around 6:30 p.m. at Laurel Grove on Five Forks Trickum Road in Snellville.

She used to reside in Snellville in the area of Shaywen Circle and Odum Street. Police said she was wearing a long-sleeved shirt with a black lanyard around her neck when she was last seen.

The department is urging anyone with information about her whereabouts to contact them at 770-513-5300.

Anonymous tips can also be submitted through Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or on their website, stopcrimeATL.com. Those who provide information leading to an arrest and indictment, in this case, may be eligible for a cash reward.

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