A missing senior with dementia has been found safe after a wide search.
Search manager with Central Okanagan Search and Rescue Duane Tresnich says Cathy Wilson was found by a friend about three kilometres away from the Rutland care home she wandered from.
Tresnich says the search for Cathy included a helicopter, e-bike team, ground crews on foot and in personal vehicles in support of RCMP.
Kelowna RCMP are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman, Cathy Wilson who walked away from her care facility earlier this afternoon.
65 year old, Cathy Wilson was last seen around 3 pm on Wednesday June 26th, 2019 near her care facility in the 100 block of Davie Road in the Rutland Community of Kelowna BC.
RCMP are concerned for Cathy Wilson’s well being as she gets very confused and suffers from Dementia.
Cathy Wilson is described as being 5’ 2” in height, 160 lbs, has short salt and pepper hair and wears glasses. She was last seen wearing a black dress shirt with white flowers, knee length khaki shorts, green socks and pink running shoes.
Kelowna RCMP is asking anyone who may have seen Miss WILSON or knows of her whereabouts to please contact the Kelowna RCMP at (250) 762-3300.