Missing 75-year-old woman with dementia found safe at KC hospital

Leola Allen
Leola Allen

A missing 75-year-old woman with dementia who disappeared Saturday afternoon after leaving Research Medical Center in Kansas City has been found safe.

Leola Allen was found at a Kansas City hospital, police said Sunday morning.

Allen disappeared about 3 p.m. after leaving Research hospital in the 2300 block of East Meyer Boulevard.

Police were searching for Allen, who has dementia, after her family had not been able to find her.

Robert A. Cronkleton: 816-234-4261, @cronkb