Silver Alert canceled for missing Flowood woman

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FLOWOOD, Miss. (WJTV)- UPDATE: The Silver Alert issued for 75-year-old Barbara Baker of Flowood has been canceled. She has been located and is safe, according to the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation.

The adult home in which Baker lived released the following statement regarding her recovery.

The Blake at Flowood is grateful to report that our resident was found safe at approximately 11am this morning and has returned to our community. We want to thank her family, our BMG team and local law enforcement agencies for their support. 

The Blake at Flowood

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation (MBI) has issued a Silver Alert for 75-year-old Barbara Baker of Flowood in Rankin County.

She is described as a white female, five feet and five inches tall, weighing 235 pounds with gray hair.

She was last seen walking west Monday, May 31, 2021, at about 3:30 am in the 300 block of Town Center Way in Rankin County. 

She was last seen wearing khaki pants, a blue shirt, a gray sweater, and a black purse.

Family members say Barbara Baker suffers from a medical condition that may impair her judgment. If anyone has information regarding the whereabouts of Barbara Baker, contact Flowood Police Department at 601-932-5400.

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