UPDATE: Missing Oneida Woman With Dementia Found in Field
UPDATE: Nancy Stratton has been found. Late last night, a group of Police & volunteers discovered Nancy while conducting a grid search of fields off of Lenox Ave. Unfortunately, she had already succumbed to the frigid temperatures. There are no signs of suspicious activity, however the investigation is ongoing.
The Oneida City Police are seeking the public's help in locating a missing woman with dementia. 79-year-old Nancy Stratton was reported missing on Tuesday (11/12/19), from Willow Tree Terrace in the Willow Wood Meadows -Oneida Heights neighborhoods.
Nancy is 5’5” with brown eyes and brown hair. It's believed she is wearing a long, purple winter jacket similar to the one pictured below, along with leather riding boots.
Police are asking residents to check garages, sheds, and anywhere a person might seek shelter. Also, look for unusual footprints in the snow and if you have security cameras, review footage from the past couple of days.
Nancy is designated a Missing Vulnerable Person as she has been diagnosed with Dementia. If you have any information, please contact Oneida Police at (315)363-2323.