UPDATE, 6:50 a.m. | She was found and is safe.
ORIGINAL STORY, 5:50 a.m. | The Lee's Summit Police Department issued a silver alert Wednesday morning for a missing woman.
Andrea L. Pankey, 54, was last seen early Wednesday morning in the 200 block of Southwest Pryor Road.
Pankey is a dementia patient and left her home on foot.
She is described as 5-foot-7 and 190 pounds with pigtail braids that tie together in the back. She was wearing a red and white tie-dyed Dr. Pepper shirt and purple pants when she left.
Anyone who sees Pankey should call 911 or LSPD at 816-969-7390.