By: Lt. Bryan Husband, Deschutes County Sheriff‘s Office Special Services Coordinator
Located Subject: Nancy Shire, 70 year old female, Redmond, OR
On 09/07/17, at about 9:37am, 9-1-1 Dispatch received a report of a missing 70 year old female from the Eagle Crest Resort area. Nancy Shire was reported as last being seen at her residence in Eagle Crest at approximately 7:30am. It was believed she had walked away from her residence and was somewhere in the surrounding area.
Several DCSO Patrol units immediately responded to the area and began searching for Shire. Dispatch assisted with sending a mass notification alert to the residents inside Eagle Crest Resort. 14 DCSO SAR Volunteers also responded to the area and began door to door searches around Shire’s residence.
Searchers were assisted by several calls from nearby residents who reported potential sightings of Shire earlier in the day in the same area. At approximately 1:10pm, Shire was located by a DCSO SAR Volunteer search team, walking on a nearby street. Shire was confused, but otherwise in good health. She was transported back to her residence and reunited with her caretaker.