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Cobb PD searching for missing elderly woman

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Cobb County police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing elderly woman.

Officers said Betty Ann Watson, 72, Marietta, left her home at the WellCare Senior Center near the 2400 block of Powder Springs Road in Marietta. Police said she then took a taxi cab to the AmTrak Station in Atlanta.

Detectives said Watson suffers from dementia and schizophrenia, and she was last seen wearing a gray puffy jacket and black pants. She was carrying a black handbag.

Watson is 5' 8" tall and weighs approximately 165 pounds, and she may also be using a walking stick or cane.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cobb County Police Department at (770) 499-3900.

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