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Sheriff: Wagoner Co. woman missing for second time in two weeks

Posted at 12:03 PM, Sep 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-04 13:09:51-04

COWETA, Okla. — According to the Wagoner County Sheriff's Office, Edith Benson is missing, endangered for a second time in two weeks.

Deputies say that Benson was last seen leaving her home in the area of 131st and 241st in Coweta.

She was last seen wearing a brown, long-sleeved shirt and blue jeans. Deputies believe she may be in the Coweta, Broken Arrow or Tulsa area.

Deputies say that Benson left around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday morning with two black bags.

Deputies believe she may be attempting to go to Florida to her father's home.

Benson has Alzheimer's and a history of walking away from her home.

Just last week, deputies were able to locate Benson in Tulsa after she had been reported missing, endangered.

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If you have contact with Benson, please call 911 or Wagoner County Sheriff's Office at 918-485-3124.

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