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Missing woman found and sent to hospital for precautionary measures

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A search was held in Craighead County for a reportedly missing woman who was found hours later, Monday afternoon.

Sergeant Brian Skinner is with the Craighead County Sheriff's Department and he says they received a call about a missing woman.

When they arrived to the resident, deputies were able to determine the 50-year-old woman had wondered away and was last seen wearing a black dress.

Deputies proceeded to conduct a search on the woods behind the residence with volunteers on foot, search dogs, and a crop duster plane.

Sergeant Skinner says they found her in the woods lying in the ground. She was transported to a hospital.

The identity of the woman has not been released. Her medical condition remains unknown as well.

We will continue to track this story and bring you the latest details as soon as they become available.


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