Mattie's Call issued for missing Carrollton woman - New York News

Mattie's Call issued for missing Carrollton woman

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Vicki Howel Cox (Courtesy: Carrollton Police Department) Vicki Howel Cox (Courtesy: Carrollton Police Department)
CARROLLTON, Ga. -

UPDATE: Police say she has been found safe.

A Mattie's Call has been issued for a missing 61-year-old Carrollton resident who was last seen Saturday morning.

The Carrollton Police Department says that Vicki Howel Cox was seen at the Coin Laundry located in the 800 block of Bankhead Highway around 10 a.m. Saturday. Her loved-ones lost contact with her about two hours later. Officers found her personal items were still left at the business when they did a welfare check for her.

Cox is described as being 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighing 237 pounds. She has brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a lightweight black jacket with fur trimmed collar, dark blue denim jeans, black and pink tennis shoes and was carrying a purse.

She has a history of medical problems. Police say they are not sure of the circumstances surrounding her disappearance.

Anyone who knows her whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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