Officer Locates Missing Woman
On 02-21-13, at approximately 11:00 PM, Officer Clark Cleveland responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle on Broad Leaf Ct. in Villa Rica. When he arrived he found an elderly female sleeping in the vehicle. The female was identified as Jessie Lee Kelly, 76 years old, from Columbus Ga. During the investigation Officer Cleveland found that a Mattie’s Call had been issued for Kelly after she was reported missing from Columbus.
Kelly was checked by Douglas Co EMS and found to be in good health. Kelly was taken to the police department to wait on the arrival of relatives. Kelly is suffering from Alzheimer’s and dementia and did not know where she was. Captain Keith Shaddix stated “Everyone at the police department is very happy that Ms. Kelly was okay. Officer Cleveland did a great job in recognizing the signs of her illness and working to identify Ms Kelly.”