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Statewide Silver Alert issued for missing KS woman with dementia, Alzheimer's

Posted at 5:46 AM, Jul 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-09 15:04:41-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A statewide Silver Alert that was issued overnight for a missing Sterling, Kansas, woman has been canceled.

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation said 87-year-old Vonita Renae Colle was found approximately a quarter-mile from her home at 2400 Ave. X in Sterling, the Kansas Bureau of Investigation said in a release.

Colle, who has dementia and Alzheimer’s, was safe, according to the Rice County Sheriff's Office.

Colle was taken to a hospital near Sterling for evaluation.