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Silver Alert canceled after missing Utah County woman found

Jul 28, 2022, 2:31 PM | Updated: 4:47 pm

A Silver Alert has been issued for 73-year-old Edith Smith from Orem, Utah. (Orem Police Department...

A Silver Alert has been issued for 73-year-old Edith Smith from Orem, Utah. (Orem Police Department)

(Orem Police Department)

UPDATE: Edith Smith has been found and is safe with family, according to police.


OREM, Utah — Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a 73-year-old woman with dementia.

Officials with the Orem Police Department said Thursday afternoon that Edith Smith walked away from the area of 600 South and 1400 West, possibly walking towards Provo.

She is described as 5 feet 6, 130 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair.

Police say she was last seen wearing a yellow jacket, blue jeans and glasses

Anyone with information about Smith’s whereabouts has been asked to call the department at 801-229-7070.

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Silver Alert canceled after missing Utah County woman found