Leola Cyr, 78, was last seen around 1 p.m. on Tuesday. Credit: Courtesy of the Maine Department of Public Safety

A Madawaska woman who was reported missing Tuesday evening has been located in Bangor.

Leola Cyr, 78, was last seen at around 1 p.m. leaving her house on Main Street in Madawaska, according to Shannon Moss, a spokesperson for the Maine Department of Public Safety. Cyr has dementia and is not supposed to drive on her own.

It was believed that she was driving to Bangor to visit her husband who is in the hospital, Moss said.

Leela Stockley

Leela Stockley is an alumna of the University of Maine. She was raised in northern Maine, and loves her cat Wesley and staying active in the Maine outdoors.