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Missing elderly Shreveport woman found safe

Found: Betty Rich, 78 (Source: SPD) Found: Betty Rich, 78 (Source: SPD)

An elderly Shreveport woman missing since Monday morning has been located, safe and sound but far from home.

Shreveport Police say 78-year-old Betty Rich was found Tuesday morning in Denton, Texas.

The search began after Rich, who has Alzheimer's disease, failed to show up at a friend's house.

She was last seen leaving her home in the 1100 block of North Kirkwood Drive around 11 a.m. Monday.

Details on how police were able to track her down and how she got to Denton have not yet been made available.

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