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Missing Hattiesburg woman found

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A missing Hattiesburg woman who suffers from Alzheimer's has been found safe and sound in Greenwood.

Police say 69-year-old Peggy Dukes apparently ran out of gas and was found by a Greenwood police officer alongside a road in the Mississippi Delta. The woman was last seen about 4 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in Hattiesburg. 

Family members said she had about a half a tank of gas in her car and was traveling with her dog.  Family members are on their way Greenwood to pick up with woman.

Dukes was last seen in the 100 block of Brookline drive in Hattiesburg

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