Missing Hattiesburg woman suffering from dementia found in Adams Co.

84-year-old Virginia Barrett was found on Hwy 84 with her dog by the Adams County Sheriff’s Office.

Missing Hattiesburg woman suffering from dementia found in Adams Co.
Missing Hattiesburg woman found safe; Source: Adams Co. SO (Source: Missing Hattiesburg woman found safe; Adams Co. SO)

JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - The Silver Alert for a missing Hattiesburg woman has been cancelled after she was found safe in Adams County.

84-year-old Virginia Barrett was found on Hwy 84 with her dog by the Adams County Sheriff’s Office.

Missing Hattiesburg woman found safe; Source: Adams Co. SO
Missing Hattiesburg woman found safe; Source: Adams Co. SO (Source: Missing Hattiesburg woman found safe; Adams Co. SO)

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation issued a Silver Alert for 84-year-old Virginia Barrett of Hattiesburg on Wednesday.

She went missing around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at 87 Richburg Road, apt C-1, in Hattiesburg.

Family members say she suffers from dementia which may impair her judgement.

She is now back home safe.

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