UPDATE: Missing Birmingham woman found safe

Critical missing person, Barbara Boykins
Critical missing person, Barbara Boykins(Birmingham Police Department)
Published: Oct. 2, 2022 at 7:43 AM CDT|Updated: Oct. 2, 2022 at 8:19 PM CDT
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - UPDATE: Birmingham Police say a missing woman has been found safe.

Police say Barbara Boykins went missing on October 1. She is now safe and at home.

ORIGINAL: The Birmingham Police Department is asking for the public’s help in their search for critical missing person, Barbara Boykins.

Boykins has been missing since Oct. 1, 2022. She 76-years-old, 5-foot-1 and about 144 pounds. BPD is investigating this case as a critical missing person because Boykins has a mental condition that may affect her cognition.

Boykins left her home in East Birmingham around 12:30 p.m. to run an errand, but she did not return home, according to BPD. They believe she was seen in the Pinson area at some point during the day. BPD says she was driving a 2012 red Honda CRV. She was last seen wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans, a head scarf and dark colored sneakers.

Anyone with information about Boykins’s whereabouts is encouraged to call Birmingham Police Special Victims Section at (205) 297-8413, or call 911. Also, additional information about the case can be reported to Crime Stoppers at (205) 254-7777.

🚨UPDATE! FOUND SAFE🚨 Barbara Boykins B/F; 76 Years Old 5’1”; 144 LBS DATE OF LAST APPEARANCE: 10/01/2022 LAST SEEN...

Posted by Birmingham Police Department, Alabama on Saturday, October 1, 2022

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