Sarasota sheriff: Silver alert issued for 91-year-old woman

SARASOTA -- A Silver Alert was issued for a 91-year-old woman Thursday afternoon by the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office, according to a news release.

Emma A. Mullins was last seen leaving her hair salon in the 200 block of North Indiana Avenue in Englewood. She failed to return home after she was expected to go shopping at Publix after her hair appointment, according to reports.

Diagnosed with dementia, Mullins still drives once a week.

Mullins is 5-foot-4 and weighs 125 pounds. She has gray hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a gold short sleeve shirt, brown slacks, gold flat shoes, nine bracelets and a watch on her left arm, 10 bracelets on her right arm and three rings on each hand.

She was last seen driving a 2006 silver Buick Lacrosse with the Florida tag EM123.

Anyone who sees her should call the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office at 941-316-1201.