Missing woman found in Hanover
Friday, March 14, 2014 11:00 AM
A woman reported missing this morning by the Hanover Police Department was found after a three-hour search, according to Police Chief Ron Kroger.
"Tony" Ellis, 68, was found around 8:30 a.m. off of State Road 62, near Auxier Gas.
"It's a good morning," Kroger said after the woman was located. "We kept thinking the worst, so this is good. It's a good morning."
The Hanover Police Department, Jefferson County Sheriff's Office and the Hanover Fire Department conducted the search. Kroger said they began looking for the woman around 5:30 a.m.
Kroger said searchers were unsure what happened to Ellis.
She was last seen around 9 p.m. Thursday near the Hanover Nursing Center, though she is not a resident.