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Missing 86-year-old woman found safe

Posted at 8:30 AM, Sep 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-22 14:04:55-04

GOOD NEWS: Claryce Jordan Minor was found early this morning by a Baton Rouge Police officer driving around the north Baton Rouge area.  

Minor was taken to a local hospital for observation. 


Baton Rouge police are searching for an 86-year-old woman who has been missing since this morning.

Police say Claryce Jordan Minor was last seen around 9:30 a.m., driving a 1999 silver Lexus E300 with the Louisiana license plate HYS230.

Family members started to worry after Minor didn’t show up for a beauty salon appointment.

Minor, who lives in the Scotlandville area, would have driven south on Scenic Hwy. to Walnut Street, police say.

If you have any information about her whereabouts, call the Baton Rouge Police Department at 225-389-2000 or Crime Stoppers at 225-344-7876.