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Cleveland PD: Senior adult couple who got lost driving home from Gatlinburg found in Brookhaven, GA

Their family told police that Ken has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. The couple is driving a 2012 white Chevrolet Malibu.

CLEVELAND, Tenn. — Update (9/14): 

The Brookhaven Police Department in Georgia, just north of Atlanta, has found the senior adult couple who got lost while driving home from Gatlinburg on Saturday, according to a post from the Cleveland, Tenn. Police Department. 

Officers said the couple is in good health and their family is headed to get them.

SENIOR ADULT COUPLE MISSING!!! PLEASE SHARE!!! Betty Hicks, age 87, and husband Ken Hicks, age 82, left their...

Posted by Cleveland TN Police Department on Sunday, September 13, 2020

Original Story (9/13): 

The Cleveland Police Department is searching for a senior adult couple who got lost while driving home from Gatlinburg on Saturday.

Officials said Betty Hicks, 87, and husband Ken Hicks, 82, left their residence in Cleveland Saturday around 10 a.m. to drive to Gatlinburg. On their way home, they became disoriented and confused, causing them to get lost.

Their family told police that Ken has been diagnosed with Alzheimer’s. The couple is driving a 2012 white Chevrolet Malibu.

Anyone who comes in contact with this couple or their vehicle is urged to call 9-1-1.

SENIOR ADULT COUPLE MISSING!!! PLEASE SHARE!!! Betty Hicks, age 87, and husband Ken Hicks, age 82, left their...

Posted by Cleveland TN Police Department on Sunday, September 13, 2020