Douglas County Sheriff's Office


 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin


Date/Time of Release:  08/27/2012 - 16:00
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Missing Person UPDATE  
Date/Time of Incident:  08/23/2012 - 15:30
Incident Location:  300 block De Carlo Lane, Riddle, OR  
Case Number:  12-3670  
Deceased:  McCue, Carolyne J / 82 yoa / Riddle, OR

On August 23rd, 82 year old Carolyne McCue was reported missing by a family member. Sheriff's deputies and Search and Rescue members searched McCue's property and surrounding areas but she was not located.

Today searchers used an underwater camera to survey the well on McCue's property. Carolyne McCue was found deceased, submerged in the well. It appears that she fell through a piece of plywood that was covering the well.

Searchers are still on the scene and are working on recovering McCue's body from the well.

Next of kin has been notified.

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