Silver Alert Success Story: 86-Year-Old Illinois Woman Found In Wisconsin
On August 6, 2019, a Silver Alert was issued for 86-year-old Grace Koath. Koath went missing near Algonquin, Illinois and was found safe 80 miles away in Milton, Wisconsin.
According to the Janesville Gazette:
Authorities have canceled a Silver Alert for an 86-year-old Illinois woman who was spotted in Milton, Wisconsin, on Wednesday morning.
Grace Koath was reported missing from her home in Algonquin, Illinois, on Tuesday, according to the statewide alert.
Koath used a bank card at the Mini Mart in Milton at 9:11 a.m. Wednesday. She asked a clerk at the store for directions to nearby Edgerton, according to the alert.
Koath was found safe, according to an update issued at 3:06 p.m. Wednesday.