PHOENIX — A Silver Alert was cancelled Wednesday for a woman who was believed to be heading toward the Phoenix area.

The Arizona Department of Public Safety said Deborah Erickson was last seen in the Black Canyon area about 4 a.m. Deputies located Erickson in the Black Canyon area around 2 p.m. that same day.

She has been diagnosed with either early dementia and/or schizophrenia. She hears voices and is paranoid.

Silver Alert cancelled for woman found in Black Canyon area

Silver Alert cancelled for woman found in Black Canyon area

(Arizona Department of Public Safety Photo)

She may have gotten a ride or was on foot. Her son lives in Phoenix.

She was found wearing a red sweatshirt and grey sweatpants.