Missing elderly woman located safely

Betty Howell, 73, had been last seen Wednesday afternoon walking westbound on Bissonnet at South Gessner.

March 15, 2012 8:33:09 AM PDT
A Houston police search for a missing elderly woman has ended on a positive note.

Betty Howell, 73, had been last seen at about 1:30pm Wednesday walking westbound on Bissonnet at South Gessner.

Betty is deaf and can only communicate by writing. Her family members were concerned because she has high blood pressure and was without her medication.

At 10am Thursday, police issued another bulletin stating that Betty has been located. No further details are available.