Police have indentified elderly woman

This woman was found walking near Battery Island Road and Old Military Road on James Island late Friday. She was unable to provide any identifying information. Police had asked the public for help in identifying her were later able to identify her but did not release any more information, saying only that she is safe.

The Charleston Police Department has identified a woman who had been found walking on James Island Friday night.

The woman was found near the intersection of Old Military Road and Battery Island Road about 10:45 p.m. Friday. She had no identification and was not able to provide any contact information, so police issued a bulletin and news release asking the public for help in finding her

About 12:30 p.m. today, police spokesman Charles Francis said the woman had been identified and she is safe. He did not release additional details.