Missing woman found alive

November 11, 2009 10:15:13 AM PST
Durham police have found 86-year-old Phyllis Jane Montgomery.Officers say she suffers from Alzheimer's disease, and was last seen walking on Carlton Crossing Drive in Durham Tuesday.

They were especially concerned with the nasty weather making its way through the area last night and this morning.

Durham police had a command post set up in Southwest Durham and were scouring a wooded area for her. Late Wednesday morning, they said they located Montgomery in a gulley behind a house near Carlton Crossing. She is alive and has been taken to Duke University Hospital.

There's no word yet on her condition.

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