Missing 77-year-old woman with severe Alzheimer's found

Posted at 11:27 AM, Oct 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-19 16:45:05-04

WACO, TX. — The Waco Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 77-year old woman.

Lynza Barnett has been diagnosed with severe Alzheimer's.

Police said she was last seen at the Brookdale Lake Brazos Care Facility at 3801 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

She was wearing a black shirt, blue jeans, flats and may have a turquoise sweatshirt with her.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at (254) 750-7500.

UPDATE: Waco police report Lynza Barnett was located shortly before noon, Saturday.