Sterling Heights police: Missing 89-year-old woman returned home safely

Police say Frances Cipriano in early stage of Alzheimers

Frances Cipriano
Frances Cipriano (WDIV)

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. – The Sterling Heights Police Department announced Friday afternoon that missing 89-year-old Frances Cipriano has been located and returned home safely.

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Cipriano, who Sterling Heights police said is in the early stage of Alzheimer’s, was last seen at about 2:30 p.m. Thursday, April 29.

Police said she was last seen in Fraser when bowling in the area of 14 Mile and Garfield roads. She drives a red 2008 Cadillac STS with the Michigan license plate No. CND713.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 586-469-5502 or 911 in an emergency.

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DeJanay Booth joined WDIV as a web producer in July 2020. She previously worked as a news reporter in New Mexico before moving back to Michigan.