Missing 22-year-old autistic woman found safe in Kaufman County

Law enforcement officials have discontinued an endangered missing person alert for a 22-year-old woman from Crandall with special needs.

The Kaufman County Sheriff’s Office said Elayna Prather disappeared Tuesday near the intersection of Wynchase Lane and Holly Street. 

She was wearing pink pajama pants, a pink jacket, and a black shirt with a band name on the front of it.

Prather is autistic and non-verbal. She wears pink noise-canceling headphones.

The sheriff's department did not release any information on where Prather was found but said she is safe and unharmed.