By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Silver Spring Township Police looking for missing woman with dementia in Mechanicsburg area

Silver Spring Township Police looking for missing woman with dementia in Mechanicsburg area

Mechanicsburg, PA

UPDATE: Cumberland County Public Safety is reporting Ms. Nelson has been found safe.  

On Sunday, September 15, 2019, just after 4pm police say Joan Nelson (78 year old white female) walked away from her residence in the 400 block of Sample Bridge Road, Mechanicsburg, in Silver Spring Township.

Nelson suffers from dementia and other medical issues. She was last seen wearing a light green top, blue jeans and glasses. It is unknown where she would be heading. If she is located, please contact Silver Spring Township Police at 717-238-9676 or 911.

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