LPD: Missing elderly woman found safe

Elderly woman found safe

UPDATE: LPD says Janet Wright was located in El Paso and is safe.

Provided by Lubbock Police Department

The Lubbock Police Department is currently asking for the public's help in locating 79-year-old Janet Wright. Investigators are concerned for Wright's safety due to a medical condition.

She was last seen at UMC visiting a family member on the evening of Wednesday, September 5th.  This afternoon, around 2:30 p.m., a friend reported her missing after they were unable to contact her.

Officers immediately began searching for Wright but have not been able to locate her. It's possible she is driving a 2002 white, 4-door Toyota Camry with the license plate GVT 3111.

Wright is a white female with white hair and blue eyes. She is 5-foot 3-inches and weighs approximately 150 pounds.

Please call 911 immediately if you see Wright or have information on her whereabouts.