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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - An 81-year-old woman reported missing Thursday afternoon has been found safe, according to Portland police. 

Officers said they were concerned for the welfare of  Verna J. Ferguson because she may have memory issues.

Ferguson was reported missing from her home in Portland's South Burlingame neighborhood.

Officers Thursday night said Ferguson had been found safe and was reunited with her family. 

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