Missing woman found safe

Tuesday, June 8, 2010 at 4:00pm
Staff reports

A missing woman, who has dementia, was found Tuesday afternoon and returned home in good health, according to police.

The family of Harrietta Wade, 59, reported her missing from her Torbett Street home Monday around noon, and police asked the public for help locating the woman described as very forgetful by family and neighbors.

A citizen reported seeing Wade on Tuesday near the Nashville Rescue Mission, and police officers found her on Seventh Avenue South near Lafayette Street.

Wade was last seen on her front porch Friday afternoon.