Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Elderly Woman with Dementia Reported Missing in Schuylkill County

Police officials are looking for a woman who suffers from Dementia that went missing overnight in the Cumbola area.

According to the State Police at Frackville, Elizabeth Irene Meitzler, 84, went missing from the 300 Block of Pine Street in Cumbola, Blythe Township, between Monday, October 1, 2018 at 11:00pm and Tuesday, October 2nd, 2018 at 7:45 am.

She is described as 4’9” approximately 200lbs and was last seen wearing Blue t-shirt, green sweat pants multiple color socks, pink sneakers with white markings, clear ID bracelet. She is reported to suffer from Dementia.  Her family also says she goes by the name "Betty".

Anyone who may have seen this woman should contact the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville at (570) 874-5300.

UPDATE: (5:15pm) - She has been found safe.

Photo from 2006

Area where Miss Meitzler went missing.