KCPD says missing woman has been found

Laverna M. Merriman

Laverna M. Merriman

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit says a missing elderly woman has been found.

Laverna M. Merriman, 90, was reported missing Monday.

Merriman had last been seen on Sunday around 3 p.m., in the area of 10000 James A Reed Road.

Police say she was found safe in Independence Monday around 9:20 p.m.