Missing 69-year-old woman with dementia found safe

Missing 69-year-old woman with dementia found safe
Gladys Adkins (Source: Horry County Police Department)

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – A woman who went missing while visiting the Myrtle Beach area has been found safe, Horry County police said Wednesday morning.

Before she was found, Gladys Adkins, 69, was last seen around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday when she left her motel in Garden City on foot.

Adkins, who police say was diagnosed with dementia, is on vacation from West Virginia and is not familiar with the area.

It was not immediately known where Adkins was located.

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