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Missing elderly woman found safe in Durham

Posted June 19, 2010 10:30 p.m. EDT
Updated June 20, 2010 3:36 p.m. EDT

— Durham police say a missing elderly woman with Alzheimer's disease was safely found late Saturday.

Police said Ellen Williams went missing at about 3:30 p.m. from her home on Tranquil Road, near Larchwood Drive.

Officers conducted a K9 search in the area for the 71-year-old black woman.  She was found at about 11:30 p.m. near her home.