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Deputies find missing elderly woman in woods
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Deputies find missing elderly woman in woods

Deputies find missing elderly woman in woods

Deputies find missing elderly woman in woods

Seminole County deputies said they have found a 77-year-old woman who disappeared after leaving her home on Saturday.

Marcia Harper left her home on Strawberry Avenue in Sanford around 8:00 a.m. Harper had left the residence on foot, according to deputies.

Harper, who is diabetic and suffers from Alzheimer's and dementia, was spotted around 11:30 a.m. at the Food Mart at 1920 Southwest Road in Sanford.

Around 9:00 p.m., the Seminole County Sheriff's Office located Harper in a wooded area using an infrared camera on the sheriff's helicopter. The helicopter directed deputies on the ground to Harper's location, officials said.

Harper was uninjured and in good condition when she was found, according to officials.

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