Police confirm missing 82-year-old Summerville woman found safe

VIDEO: Summerville police officers actively searching for missing 82-year-old woman

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (WCSC) - Police in Summerville have confirmed an 82-year-old Summerville woman who was reported missing Thursday night has been found.

Police said Thursday the woman suffered from dementia and had last been seen on Central Avenue.

Residents reported several law enforcement units and emergency personnel with a helicopter assisting in the Summerville area.

Lt. Chris Hirsch said the woman was found Friday morning.

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