Silver alert cancelled in Scott County

Karen Sprague (Photo Source: Mississippi Bureau of Investigation)

SCOTT COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - Update: A Silver Alert that was issued in Scott County has been cancelled. Karen Elizabeth Sprague has been found and is safe.

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A Silver Alert has been issued for a woman from Scott County.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation said 67-year-old Karen Elizabeth Sprague of Lake was last seen on Thursday, Dec. 6, around 9 a.m.

Sprague is a white woman who is about 5’9” tall and weighs around 190 pounds. She has shoulder-length black and gray hair and brown eyes.

She was last seen wearing a purple jacket with fur on the hood, black pants, and bright yellow tennis shoes.

Her last known location was near Steve Lee Drive in Scott County

MBI said it is possible Sprague could be trying to make it to her hometown of Detroit, Michigan.

Family members say she suffers from a medical condition that may impair her judgment.

If anyone has information, call the Scott County Sheriff’s Department at (601) 469-1511.