Posted: Tuesday, 22 November 2011 7:56AM

Search Underway For Elderly Amboy Woman

AMBOY (TEC News) -- A search is underway this morning for an 85-year-old woman with Alzheimer's who walked away from her rural Amboy home last night.

Betty Caldwell was last seen around 10:30 p.m. in her home with her husband west of Amboy and just south of Highway 30.

The Blue Earth County Sheriff's Department says the woman has walked to town in the past.

She was likely wearing pajamas.

Farmers and residents are asked to check outbuildings this morning.

The Amboy fire department has been out most of the night. A canine from Nicollet County has joined the search and the State Patrol helicopter is enroute.

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Topics : Blue Earth County SheriffMissing person
Locations : Amboy
People : Betty Caldwell