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Missing elderly Delray Beach woman found safe, police say

Posted at 7:36 PM, May 21, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-23 23:08:40-04

UPDATE: Virginia Mackey Short was found safe, according to officials.


Delray Beach police are searching for a missing elderly woman.

Virginia Mackey Short is a resident of High Point. She left her home at 2 p.m. Monday to go to Publix at 4771 W. Atlantic Ave. and has not returned, officials say.

She may be driving a red 1999 Ford Windstar with FL tag E651EX, like the one pictured bellow.

Virginia is 5-feet tall and weighs 155 pounds. She wears glasses and is hard of hearing.

She was last seen wearing a purple shirt, tan shorts, brown shoes and a black purse. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Philippe at 561-243-7800.

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