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Missing 72-year-old Wausau woman safely located

Posted at 9:14 PM, Jan 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-29 23:17:59-05

WAUSAU — UPDATE: The Wausau Police Department says Henrietta Woodkey has been located and is safe.


Authorities have issued a statewide Silver Alert for a missing woman out of Wausau.

Officers say 72-year-old Henrietta Woodkey was last seen at the Red Apple Restaurant in Wausau around noon Wednesday. She left the restaurant on foot and did not return home.

The family says she has developed possible Dementia/Alzheimer's Disease.

Henrietta's last known location was at 8:30 p.m. in the area of Ridgeview Drive in the City of Wausau, north of Aspirus Hospital.

Woodkey was last seen wearing a green jacket, blue jeans, and black tennis shoes.

If you have any information about her whereabouts, contact the Wausau Police Department at (715) 261-7800.

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