Woman missing from Wauwatosa found safe; Silver Alert canceled

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WAUWATOSA, Wis. — Law enforcement officials have canceled a Silver Alert for a woman after she was found safe Friday afternoon.

According to a news release, 77-year-old Elaine Lucille Moertl was reported missing Friday morning after she left a Wauwatosa hotel before a planned trip to Arizona. Moertl checked out of the hotel around 8 a.m. and drove away,  leaving behind her brother-in-law who was going to drive her on the trip.


Anyone with information about Moertl’s location is asked to contact the Wauwatosa Police Department at 414-471-8430.