Senior with Alzheimer’s reported missing out of Nelson County found safe

Senior with Alzheimer’s reported missing out of Nelson County found safe
Margaret Ijams Josephson of Roseland. (Source: WDBJ)

NELSON COUNTY, Va. (WVIR) - The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office says a woman reported missing on Monday was found safe later that night.

The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office was asking for the public’s help in locating Margaret Ijams Josephson, 66 of Roseland, who also is called Peggy. Josephson was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s.

According to the Sheriff’s Office post on Facebook, she was found safe shortly after 8 p.m. - about five hours after she was last seen walking around the driveway at her home in the 400 block of Roseland Road.

UPDATE: Safely located May 24, 2021 at 8:06 p.m. ATTENTION: MISSING ADULT May 24, 2021 at 6:30 p.m. The Nelson...

Posted by Nelson County Sheriff's Office - Sheriff David W. Hill on Monday, May 24, 2021

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