Missing Norfolk woman with dementia found safe

Posted at 10:51 AM, Jan 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-02 20:04:26-05

Arlethia J. Elliott

Norfolk, Va. – 82-year-old Arlethia Elliott was found Saturday afternoon.

Norfolk police were searching for Arlethia  Elliott ever since she was reported missing on New Years Eve.

She was last seen walking away from her residence on the 3000 block of Bapaume Avenue on December 31st around 10:30 a.m.

According to police, Elliot was found safe and unharmed during a search by family members this afternoon near Janaf in Norfolk.