71-year-old Lithonia woman found safe

Police said 71-year-old Peggy Vorhaben was last seen near her home on the 4100 block of N. Goddard Road in Lithonia. 

UPDATE: Police said 71-year-old Peggy Vorhaben was found safe. 

ORIGINAL STORY: DeKalb County police are searching for a 71-year-old woman who's been missing since Tuesday afternoon. 

Police said 71-year-old Peggy Vorhaben was last seen near her home on the 4100 block of N. Goddard Road in Lithonia

Police said she is 5-foot-2 and 139 pounds. She was wearing black pants, a shirt, sneakers and a blue fleece sweater. 

First responders were searching near Arabia Mountain Park on Wednesday morning. 

Police ask anyone with information on her disappearance to call 911 or detectives at 770-724-7710.

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