Missing Lakeland woman with dementia found safe

Polk County

(Photo: Polk County Sheriff’s Office)

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – Authorities have canceled the Silver Alert that was issued Wednesday morning for a missing Polk County woman with dementia.

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office said Linda Diann Davis, 72, left her Lakeland home in the early hours of Tuesday morning and had not been seen since Saturday.

Her vehicle was spotted heading east on State Road 60 in the River Ranch area.

The sheriff’s office issued a Silver Alert Wednesday morning, asking for the public’s help in finding Davis.

Shortly before 1 p.m., the agency said Davis was located safe and sound and has returned to Polk County.

Further information was not available.


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