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Pickaway Sheriff Reports Death of Missing Woman


PICKAWAY – Earlier today a BOLO went out for missing woman Shirley Wallace sadly she was found deceased.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the death of 76-year-old Shirley Wallace. She was reported missing to South Bloomfield Police Department this morning by a family member. Several agencies, including South Bloomfield Police Department, Ashville Police Department, Pickaway County EMA, said Sheriff Hafey.

Wallace was found off SR- 752 in Pickaway county, according to family she suffered from dementia

Ohio State Highway Patrol Post #65, Ohio State Highway Patrol Aviation Unit, Harrison Township Fire Department and Scioto Township Fire Department all coordinated the search for her. We thank these agencies for their efforts and support. We offer our sincerest condolences to Shirley’s family and friends. This is an ongoing investigation.

An online blogger had published in a now edited update regarding the missing elderly woman, claiming she had been found safe and that was simply just not true.