Missing elderly woman found safe, El Dorado police say

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Mary Jane Burton's niece provided this photo. Mary Jane Burton's niece provided this photo.
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EL DORADO, Kan. (KAKE) -

El Dorado police say 81-year-old Mary Jane Burtin has been found safe. No other details were provided. 


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The El Dorado Police Department is asking for help in finding an 81-year-old woman who's been missing since Thursday morning.

The department said on Facebook that Mary Jane Burtin was last seen leaving her home at around 8:15 a.m. to go to an appointment in town. Mary Jane never made it and family members have been unable to contact her. 

Mary Jane was driving a white 2009 Buick Lucerne with veteran's tags. She has gray hair, an average build and stands about 5-foot-4.

Burton's niece says Mary Jane has family in Eureka.

Anyone with information is asked to call El Dorado police at (316) 321-9120.