FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 1, 2019
SILVER ALERT CANCELED: Sylvia Donnell Found Safely
The Silver Alert for Sylvia Donnell, reported missing on May 31, 2019, has been canceled. Donnell was found safely in Springfield this afternoon (June 1, 2019).
Thank you to everyone who helped spread the word and assisted in the search.
The Springfield Police Department is investigating a report of a missing endangered person and is asking for assistance from the public.
The missing person has been identified as 62-year-old Sylvia Donnell. Donnell was last seen on Sunday, May 26, 2019, at 5:00 p.m. at her residence in the 800 block of S. Missouri Ave.
Donnell is a white female, 5 feet 11 inches tall, 175 pounds, has long gray hair with “bangs” and blue eyes.
Donnell drives a 2002 Silver Honda Civic with Missouri license plate “FM1K0E.”
According to her family, Donnell has no known physical health issues but has undiagnosed dementia and severe paranoia.
Police are seeking to confirm her well-being. Anyone with information concerning her whereabouts should call 911 or the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810.
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Case number: 19-20586
Media Contact: PAO Jasmine Bailey
Release authorized by Lt. Mike Lucus