Elderly Woman With Alzheimer's Reported Missing

6 years 1 month 1 week ago Sunday, July 14 2013 Jul 14, 2013 Sunday, July 14, 2013 3:45:00 PM CDT July 14, 2013 in News
By: Veronica Polivanaya, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

BENTON COUNTY - The Benton County Sheriff's Department has issued an Endangered Person Advisory for a 72-year-old woman with Alzheimer's. 

Hellen Erlene Cook went missing around noon on Saturday from Walnut Grove Road in Warsaw. Cook is white, 5 feet tall and weighs about 100 pounds. She has brown hair and blue eyes. Cook was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, blue jean shorts and tennis shoes. She was also carrying a walking stick. 

Cook frequents McDonald's restaurants and Wal-Marts. Police believe she may be headed to Buckner, MO, where she lives. 

Anyone with any information related to the endangered missing person should immediately dial 911, or call the Benton County Sheriff's Department at 660-438-9555.

 

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