Nacogdoches Police say elderly couple is safe

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - An elderly Nacogdoches couple has returned home safe and sound after police had issued a statewide Silver Alert around 12:30 a.m.

88-year-old, Royce Burton and his wife Joan, 89, were reported missing by family members Wednesday night.

Joan Burton has Alzheimer disease. Police believed she was traveling with her husband.

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