Alert issued for missing 83-year-old Mississippi woman

Published 6:34 am Sunday, March 5, 2023

Mississippi officials have issued an alert for a missing 83-year-old Mississippi woman.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation issued a Silver Alert for Martha Ann Carter of Rankin County.

Carter is described as a Black woman around five feet tall, with black hair and brown eyes.

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On Saturday, March 4, Carter was last seen in the 200 block of Huckleberry Lane in Brandon, walking in an unknown direction.

Officials say she wore a tan shirt and black shorts with white trim.

Family members say she suffers from a medical condition that may impair her judgment.

If anyone has information regarding her whereabouts, contact the Rankin County Sheriff’s Department at (601) 852-1480.