Groom's mother goes for a walk, gets lost, delaying wedding

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Posted: Oct 11, 2016 8:06 AM

LANDAFF, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire wedding got a dose of unexpected drama when the groom's mother went missing for several hours.

State police were told Sunday afternoon Philameana Guerino hadn't been seen for hours. The 72-year-old Massachusetts woman was in Landaff, New Hampshire, to attend the wedding and had gone for a walk in the woods.

Several troopers responded with conservation officers from New Hampshire Fish and Game and a K-9 unit. The state police also used a Reverse 911 call through the Grafton County sheriff's office to notify residents in a 5-mile area.

Guerino was found an hour and a half later. She had gotten lost on her walk.

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State police say on their Facebook page the wedding was delayed several hours but the bride and groom "definitely have a story for the future."

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New Hampshire state police Facebook page: http://bit.ly/2drlMZc