UPDATE: Missing woman with dementia found safe, police say

Delores Lee Griffin, 65, found, police say

Orlando police are asking for help in locating missing woman, Delores Lee Griffin. (Copyright 2021 by WKMG ClickOrlando - All rights reserved.)

ORLANDO, Fla.UPDATE: A missing 65-year-old woman with dementia was found safe, police tweeted Tuesday.

“Ms. Delores has been found and is now reunited with her family. Thank you very much for spreading the word,” Orlando police said in the tweet.

ORIGINAL STORY: A woman with dementia was reported missing to Orlando police, officials said in a tweet Monday.

Delores Lee Griffin, 65, was last seen at her Rosemont independent living facility, located on Rose of Tara Way, relatives told police.

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According to authorities, Griffin has other mental illnesses and is without her medication.

Orlando police urge anyone who sees her to call 911.


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