UPDATE: This Silver Alert has been canceled as of 9:50 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2023. Fort Wayne dispatchers confirmed to WANE 15 that Karen Jenkins was found safe.
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) – Fort Wayne police are looking for a 78-year-old woman who police say is missing and endangered.
According to a public safety alert sent out at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday, police are searching for Karen Jenkins. She is described by police as 5 feet 3 inches tall, 100 pounds, with short silver hair and brown eyes.
Jenkins is missing from Fort Wayne and was last seen in Columbia City around 2 a.m. Tuesday, FWPD said in a release, driving a gray 2017 Buick LaCrosse with the license plate 999ADT.
A Silver Alert was also issued for Jenkins.
Anyone with information on where Jenkins may be should call FWPD at 260-427-1222.