Douglas County Sheriff's Office

MEDIA RELEASE

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin
SHERIFF

 

 
Date/Time of Release:  10/21/2011 - 16:00
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Missing Woman Found with Telephone Alert System  
Date/Time of Incident:  10/21/2011 - 10:30
Incident Location:  200 block Bohme Lane, Sutherlin, OR  
Case Number:  11-3988  
Victim:  53 yoa female / Sutherlin

On Friday, October 21, at 1030 hours, deputies were called to a residence in the 200 block of Bohme Lane in Sutherlin for a reported missing person. An adult female reported her 53 year old mother had walked away from home. The victim was reported to be bi-polar and off medication for a few days. She was last seen at 0300 hours this morning.

At about 1230 hours, Deputies activated the Douglas County Citizen Alert System (DCENS) alerting residents in a 4 mile radius to be on the look out for the subject.

At about 1400 hours, a citizen who lives in the area called to report seeing a person who matched the description of the missing woman on foot about 1 mile from the subject's residence. The caller had received the DCENS phone message.

Deputies responded to the 8000 block of Nonpareil Road and contacted the missing woman. She told deputies that she had gone for a walk and got lost. She was given a ride home.

Sheriff's deputies, Search and Rescue ground, canine and 4 x 4 units were activated to assist with the search.


     
     
     
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