Missing Stevensville woman found safe

Posted at 8:31 AM, Jul 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-20 10:31:53-04

HAMILTON – A woman who was reported missing in Ravalli County on Thursday has been found and is receiving medical treatment.

Kay Hill Yaskus, 75, went missing from her home in Stevensville on Thursday morning.

The Ravalli County Sheriff’s Office reports that Yaskus suffers from dementia.

She called a family member at 2 p.m. on Thursday to say she was lost near a lake and could not find the trail.

Ravalli County Sheriff Steve Holton says Yaskus was found Thursday evening by Ravalli County Search and Rescue and the Ravalli County Sheriff’s Office.

Sheriff Holton is thanking the public for the tips and help his office received from the public in finding Yaskus.