Silver Alert discontinued after Whitehouse woman found

Silver Alert discontinued after Whitehouse woman found
Mildred Hightower, of Whitehouse, was reported missing Tuesday. (Source: Texas Dept. of Public Safety)

SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A missing senior citizen from Whitehouse has been found.

Mildred Hightower was reported missing Tuesday morning, according to the Texas Department of Public Safety. A statewide Silver Alert had been issued. As of about 1:50 p.m., the alert had been discontinued.

According to DPS, it was reported on Nov. 27 at about 1:38 p.m. that Hightower had been found.

Silver Alerts are designed to notify the public of missing older adults with a documented mental condition, according to the DPS website.

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