There search is over for an elderly woman from St. Tammany Parish. Authorities say 83-year-old Yvone Morel is safe in Ball, Louisiana, north of Alexandria.
Morel set off a search when she left her home northwest of Covington yesterday morning, headed for Starlight Baptist Church but never arriving. The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's office announced Friday afternoon that she had been located.
"She appears to be in good health and in the custody of law enforcement there. Our detectives and her family members are en route to that location to meet with her. Thank you to everyone who shared the information," read a news release from the sheriff's office.