FOUND: Houston police searching missing woman said to have dementia

The Houston Police Department has found a previously missing woman.

According to the Texas Center for the Missing, 82-year-old Joynell Jenkins was found safe in the hospital.

Jenkins was last seen on foot at the 3500 block of Lydia Street. 

Jenkins is described as a Black female, 5'2" tall, with brown eyes and gray hair. 


She was last seen wearing a white shirt, blue Capri pants, and brown shoes. 

Authorities stated Jenkins has dementia but knew her name.