Silver Alert Success Story: 89-Year-Old Went Missing in Texas, Found in New Mexico
On February 2, 2017, a Silver Alert issued for 89-year-old Virginia Foltz. Foltz went missing in El Paso, Texas and was later found safe 50 miles away in Las Cruces, New Mexico.
According to the news story on KFOX-TV
A Silver Alert issued for an 89-year-old woman last seen in El Paso on Thursday was cancelled hours after the alert was sent out.
Police said Virginia Foltz, 89, was at a local car dealership with her husband. Her husband thought she was following him in a 2012 Hyundai Sonata, but when he returned to Las Cruces, Foltz wasn’t behind him.
Police said Foltz suffers from dementia.
She was found in Las Cruces, police said.