New Jersey grandmother, 2 grandchildren found after vanishing overnight

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Barbara Artis

Elizabeth, New Jersey (PIX11) — A New Jersey grandmother and her two grandchildren have been found after being reported missing Monday evening.

Barbara Artis, 77, was taking care of her grandchildren — 3-year-old Destiny and 11-month-old Lana —  on Monday evening when they were reported missing.

Family say that Artis suffers from symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

It was not immediately clear where they had been overnight. They were found in Newark.


3-year-old Destiny Artis


11-month-old Lana

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