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Local officials launch program to locate at-risk people

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MADISON, MS (WLBT) - Law enforcement officials launched "Project Lifesaver" Wednesday in Madison and Hinds Counties.

Peyton Dill, 9, is the area's first participant. He received his program bracelet Wednesday at St. Catherine's in Madison.

It's a tool to help locate those who are prone to wandering off, such as those with Alzheimer's or special needs.

To find out more, call Madison County EOC at (601) 859-4188. They can help point you in the right direction, even if you don't live in that county.

Keep in mind, there is a $99 start up fee, and a costs of $30 a month, but there are funding options.

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