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Woman reported missing from Skyridge hospital found safe

Posted at 10:41 AM, Dec 17, 2022

UPDATE | The woman was found safe, according to police.

DENVER — Crews with Douglas County Search and Rescue are looking for a woman who walked away from Skyridge Medical Center last week and is now missing.

The 42-year-old woman was last seen at 4:19 a.m. on Dec. 5, walking southbound away from Skyridge Medical Center, located at 10101 Ridgegate Parkway in Lone Tree.

She has been missing for more than a week.

On Saturday, Douglas County Search and Rescue announced they will return to the area to look for the missing 42-year-old.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said the woman may have had a medical episode, but there is no confirmed diagnosis.

It's unclear from the sheriff's office if the woman was a patient or an employee at the hospital.

Her cell phone is believed to be turned off.

On Saturday, the sheriff's office announced they received information that the woman was dropped off at the Denver Rescue Mission.