Missing Nursing Home Patient Found Safe

Sweetwater, Monroe County (WVLT) - A woman who went missing from a nursing home in Sweetwater has been found safe at a family members home.

Detectives say the staff at the Sweetwater Woods Village Nursing Home noticed 82-year-old Lillian Jenkins missing this morning around 7:00 a.m.

Police say she suffers from a slight case of dementia and may have just walked away.

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