Silver alert canceled for missing Marion County woman, 78, after deputies find her safe

Lula Swain last seen driving in green 2003 Toyota Avalon with Georgia tag of RHB9697

Marion County deputies issued a silver alert for a missing 78-year-old Marion County woman on Friday night.
Marion County deputies issued a silver alert for a missing 78-year-old Marion County woman on Friday night. (MCSO)

MARION COUNTY, Fla.UPDATE: The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said Lula Swain, 78, was found safe.

PREVIOUS: Marion County deputies issued a silver alert for a missing 78-year-old Marion County woman on Friday night.

Deputies said around 7 p.m. Lula Swain left the area of SW Marine Boulevard in a green 2003 Toyota Avalon with the Georgia tag of RHB9697.

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Swain was last seen wearing a patterned shirt, jeans, tennis shoes and she also had a brown purse.

Officers said Swain has dementia and is unfamiliar with the area.

Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call 911.


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