UPDATED 9:35 a.m., Saturday, August 8, 2020 - The missing woman, Grace Kern, has been located and has been safely reunited with her family. Redding Police said Saturday morning that the family is grateful to those who helped spread the word that she was missing. They told police they are happy to have her home.
REDDING, Calif. - The Redding Police Department is looking for a missing woman who they say is at risk.
80-year-old Grace Kern walked away from her Henderson Road home on the 3000 block on Aug. 6 around 10 a.m., police shared in a press release.
Officials say Kern suffers from confusion and other conditions putting her at risk. The department noted she does not have access to a vehicle.
Police have canvassed the area around Kern's home and sent out a CodeRED notification.
Kern is described as a white female, 5'2" in height, and weighing about 110 pounds. She has long gray hair and hazel eyes.
She was last seen walking towards Henderson Open Space, wearing a blue shirt and jeans, light blue shoes, and a black arm brace on her left wrist.
If you have any information about where Grace Kern might be, please call the Redding Police Department at 225-4200.