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Johnson County authorities say 86-year-old woman has been found safe

Updated: 2013-05-27T21:04:15Z

The Johnson County sheriff’s office says an 86-year-old woman who went missing early Sunday while she was on her way to church has been found and is safe.

Ellen “Jane” Cates, who lives in the Lake Quivira area, suffers from dementia.

Cates was found by another motorist. Law enforcement has made contact with Cates and is working to reunite her with her family.

Glenn E. Rice, grice@kcstar.com

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