UPDATE: Police say Carol Hopkins has been found safe and is back with her family.
A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing 77 year-old woman from Independence.
Police say Carol Hopkins, a white female, 5'-2" , 95 pounds with blue eyes and blond/gray hair was last seen wearing blue jeans and a pink/purple turtleneck shirt.
She was driving a silver 2007 Toyota Camry with Missouri license plate YD3Z1s.
Ms. Hopkins has been confused recently and it is unknown where she might go, except home.
She may have been seen in the Excelsior Springs area Saturday afternoon.
Anyone who sees her is asked to call 911, or the Independence Police Department at 816 836-3600.