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Missing, endangered Smithville woman found safe

Smithville searching for endangered, missing woman
Posted at 10:46 AM, Jul 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-14 15:52:20-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — JULY 14, 12:45 p.m. update: Police said Ms. Donelson has been found safe.

Previous: The Smithville Police Department issued an Endangered Person Advisory for Elaine Donelson.

Donelson, 77, was last seen at 1502 South Commercial St. in Smithville at 4:00 a.m. on July 14.

Donelson is 5 feet tall and 160 pounds with white hair, brown eyes, glasses and walks with a cane. She was wearing an unknown nightgown, unknown color housecoat, socks and yellow slippers.

She suffers from schizophrenia and diabetes and does not have her medications. She is believed to be on foot.

Anyone who sees her should call the Smithville Police Department at 816 858-3521.