UPDATE:

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — State Police say a 79-year-old Baton Rouge woman has been found safe Friday.

“The Silver Alert issued on behalf of East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office has been canceled. Ms. Frazier was located in Monroe and is in good condition,” according to the Louisiana State Police.

ORIGINAL:

Louisiana State Police issued a Silver Alert for a missing 79-year-old woman with dementia on behalf of the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office on Thursday evening.

According to LSP, the missing woman has been identified as 79-year-old Gloria B. Frazier. Authorities said Frazier was discovered to be missing from her home near Jefferson Woods Drive by a family member on Thursday afternoon.

Frazier is described as a Black female with grey hair and brown eyes, about 5 foot 3 inches and weighs 130 pounds. She was last seen wearing a dark-colored summer dress.

Frazier’s vehicle is described as a beige color 2000 Toyota Avalon with a Louisiana license plate MPU343. State Police said her vehicle was last seen around 5:23 p.m. northbound on US 425 near Winnsboro.

LSP said Frazier does not have a cell phone and could possibly be headed to Bastrop where she has family.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000.