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Gold Alert for Dorothy Megginson Cancelled 1-15-2014

Update:  The Gold Alert for Dorothy Megginson has been cancelled.  Megginson was located in Virginia in good condition and will be reunited with her family shortly.


The Dover Police Department has issued a Gold Alert for missing 80-year-old Dorothy Megginson of Clayton. Megginson was last seen in our area at approximately 4:00PM near the Lowes at North DuPont Highway and Rustic Lane, operating her vehicle, according to a family member who saw her driving. The vehicle is a 4-door Mazda Protege, teal in color (DE REG: 237482). Megginson was last seen wearing a white coat with a red scarf. The family reported the woman missing at 11:58PM at the Dover Police Department on 1-14-2015. It is believed that Megginson’s safety is at risk due to medical conditions she suffers from. Megginson was stopped by Prince George’s County Police at 2:00AM and purchased gas at a gas station on Livingston Road in Maryland.