The search for a missing Carteret County woman ended Tuesday morning with the cancellation of a Silver Alert.
Shortly before 9 a.m. Tuesday, the state cancelled the search for 70-year-old Margaret Barnes.
Deputies say Barnes was found safe in New York City.
A statewide Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Carteret County woman.
Margaret Barnes is believed to be suffering from dementia or some other cognitive impairment.
The 70-year-old woman was last seen at a trailer park on Oglesby Road in Morehead City and may be headed to New York.
She is a black woman, 5'7" tall, weighs 167 pounds, and has brown medium-length hair and brown eyes. Barnes was last seen wearing a blue and white shirt, black slacks and black shoes.
Anyone who spots Barnes should call the Carteret County Sheriff's Office at 252-504-4800.