88-year-old New Braunfels woman reported missing found safe

Yoko Kikuko Galloway located by SAPD, being reunited with family, NBPD says

Yoko Kikuko Galloway, 88, was last seen around 11 a.m. at her home in the 500 block of Melissa Lane in New Braunfels.
Yoko Kikuko Galloway, 88, was last seen around 11 a.m. at her home in the 500 block of Melissa Lane in New Braunfels. (KSAT/ New Braunfels police)

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas – Updated Friday, May 21:

Yoko Kikuko Galloway is safe and sound after being located by the San Antonio Police Department.

Galloway is being reunited with family, New Braunfels police said.

Previously:

A search is underway for a missing 88-year-old woman in New Braunfels, according to police.

A Silver Alert was also issued Thursday through the Texas Department of Public Safety for the disappearance of Yoko Kikuko Galloway, who was last seen around 11 a.m. at her home in the 500 block of Melissa Lane.

Police said Galloway has multiple medical conditions that require medication, which usually prevents her from driving.

However, authorities said Galloway left the area in her gold, 2005 Honda Odyssey minivan. The van has disabled Texas license plates that read, “9MJJM.”

UPDATE: MISSING PERSON LOCATED NBPD is pleased to announce that the Silver Alert has been cancelled after 88-year old...

Posted by New Braunfels Police Department on Thursday, May 20, 2021

Galloway is described as having long, grey hair in a low ponytail and was last seen wearing a white shirt with black polka dots and black slacks, according to police.

Anyone with more information on her whereabouts is urged to contact the New Braunfels Police Department by calling 911 or the non-emergency number at 830-221-4100 (extension 1).

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Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.