Decatur Police locate missing 72-year-old woman

Photo: Decatur Police Department

DECATUR, Ala. — The Decatur Police Department has ended the search for 72-year-old Charlotte Russell. Officials say Russell has been found and is home with her family.

Police say Russell went missing around 5:50 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. She had last been seen wearing a black coat, black pants and a white and black blouse while carrying a multicolored cane at First Baptist Church in Decatur.

Authorities were worried about her mental wellbeing at the time. They thank those who helped spread the word.