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Missing Petersburg woman found safe

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) -

Petersburg police said an elderly woman with dementia reported missing Saturday has been found.

Emma Gilliam, 83, was found Monday at the Greyhound bus station in Richmond. She had last been seen at her daughter's home in the 1500 block of Stark Street in Petersburg Saturday around 10 p.m. Police said she was discovered missing Sunday morning

Gilliam suffers from dementia, according to police, and originally said she may have been trying to travel back to her last permanent residence in Philadelphia.

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