Missing woman found and sent to hospital for precautionary measures

CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A search was held in CraigheadCounty for a reportedly missing woman who was found hours later, Mondayafternoon.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Copyright 2013 KAIT. All rights reserved.