Silver Alert canceled: Missing elderly woman, Eileen Nuismer, found in Dunnellon woods

10:43 AM, Sep 24, 2013   |    comments
  • Share
  • Print
  • - A A A +



Dunnellon, Florida -- The search for a missing woman ended successfully Tuesday morning.

Citrus County Sheriff's deputies reported on their Facebook page 75-year-old Eileen Nuismer was found alive around 10:30 a.m. in a heavily wooded area within a mile of her home.

A Silver Alert was issued for Nuismer Monday after she went missing from her home on Silverlake Point on Sept. 19.

Deputies set up command post on Tall Pines Terrace Tuesday while several deputies took to the ground on foot and on ATVs to try to find her. About an hour later, the sheriff's office reported on Facebook they had found her.

PHOTOS: Missing elderly woman found in Dunnellon woods

She was taken to a nearby hospital for evaluation.

Most Watched Videos