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Endangered Missing Adult Alert canceled for missing Avon Lake woman who suffers from dementia

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Posted at 9:03 AM, Dec 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-24 12:15:03-05

AVON LAKE, Ohio — UPDATE | Avon Lake Police said Yvonne Sanker has been found safe.


An endangered missing adult alert has been issued Monday for a missing woman out of Avon Lake.

Avon Lake police said Yvonne Sanker drove away from her Avon Lake home and failed to arrive at her destination or return home.

The incident took place on Bounty Way in Avon Lake at around 3 p.m. on Sunday.

Sanker is 83 years old and has brown hair and brown eyes. She suffers from dementia and may be confused, according to police.

The vehicle she was last seen in is a black Mercedes-Benz 2007 C280 with Ohio plate number HBH4554.

The vehicle pictured is not the actual vehicle involved.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call police at 1-866-693-9171 or call 911.