Elderly woman found safe after being reported missing in Miami

(City of Miami Police Department)

MIAMI – Miami police have located a 79-year-old woman who had been reported missing, authorities confirmed Thursday afternoon.

According to authorities, Celina Paul was last seen earlier in the day in the city’s Little Haiti neighborhood.

Police said Paul was wearing a blue dress, black sandals and had a gray handkerchief on her head.

Authorities later confirmed that Paul had been found safe and has been reunited with her family.

Further details about the circumstances leading up to her disappearance were not immediately released.

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