Silver Alert Success Story: 79-year-old Arizona woman found in New Mexico
On July 27, 2015, a Silver Alert was issued for 79-year-old Merittie Turner. Turner went missing in Flagstaff, Arizona and was found safe 500 miles away in Tucumcari, New Mexico.
From the news story on KFOR-TV:
Update: Police say Merittie Turner has been located. She was found in Tucumcari, New Mexico.
FLAGSTAFF, AZ. — Police are looking for 79-year-old Merittie Turner. Merittie was last seen in Flagstaff, Arizona on July 24, 2015. She was reported missing at 8 a.m. She is described as a white female; she was last seen wearing a light colored blouse with black pants.
Police say she is driving a gold 4-door Pontiac Bonneville with an Oklahoma license plate.
Merittie has a heart condition, police say.
She was reportedly on her way to Mannford, Oklahoma, but never arrived.
If you know of Merittie’s whereabouts or see someone who matches her description, please call police.