Missing Genessee woman spotted by driver, back home with family

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Posted at 7:08 AM, Feb 23, 2023

UPDATE: A missing Genessee woman is back home after she was spotted by a driver, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A 74-year-old woman from Jefferson County is missing after she dropped her husband off at the airport Wednesday morning but never made it home.

Janet Sandoval, 74, drove her husband to the Denver International Airport Wednesday morning around 11 a.m. However, she never arrived back home in Genesee, the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office (JCSO) said. Her phone is dead and she has not contacted any family or friends.

The Colorado Bureau of Investigation said that her credit card was used in Golden in the afternoon and a license plate reader caught her car around I-70 and Kipling around 3 p.m.

CBI said Sandoval has a cognitive impairment.

Sandoval is described as standing 5 feet, 4 inches tall with a slim build. She has brown eyes and gray hair.

She was driving at 2010 tan Volvo stationwagon with license plate 102-VWG, according to the JCSO and CBI.

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CBI has issued a Senior Alert for her.

Anybody who sees Sandoval or her vehicle is asked to call JCSO dispatch at 303-271-0211.

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