North Texas Police Search For Missing Elderly Couple
(Update 8:48 a.m – Police confirm to CBS 11 News the couple has been found safe. No word on where they were located.)
HURST (CBSDFW.COM) - Police in Hurst are asking for help from the public in finding a missing elderly North Texas couple.
According to authorities, Thursday evening a woman contacted Hurst police concerned about her missing parents.
Beth Lanelle Hinthorn, 87, and her 84-year-old husband, George William Hinthorn, could not be found.
After speaking with the couple’s daughter, police learned that both the man and woman suffer from Alzheimer’s and dementia.
The pair is believed to be traveling in their pickup truck, a 2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 with the Texas license plate BA1-6002.
Anyone with any information about the Hinthorn’s or their missing truck is urged to contact Hurst police at (817) 788-7146.