Senior alert canceled for 71-year-old missing woman

Patricia Garris was last seen on Saturday.
Patricia Garris was last seen on Saturday. (Virginia State Police)


Virginia State Police have canceled the senior alert issued for 71-year-old Patricia Garris.


Virginia State Police have issued a senior alert for a 71-year-old woman who was last seen in Alexandria on Saturday.

Patricia Garris, who is 5 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs about 155 pounds, was last seen at 11:30 a.m. walking from her home on Buckman Road, according to authorities.

Authorities report that she was last seen wearing a red robe, a blue and white shirt and black pants.

Investigators said Garris suffers from cognitive and vision impairments, and that her disappearance poses a credible threat to her health and safety.

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