On Wednesday afternoon, March 27, 2019, at about 4 p.m. the St. Charles Police Department received a report of a missing 88-year-old female named Patricia Poole. Poole was reported missing by family members from her Halter Heights apartment at 1224 East Avenue in the city of St Charles. An investigation has determined she was last seen a few blocks from her residence on Monday afternoon, March 25, walking on Bluff Avenue in a northerly direction. She was wearing a white coat, black shoes and carrying a black handbag.
City and area residents are being asked to check their property including out buildings, garages, vacant vehicles or any other normally obstructed area. City police, fire, public works and ambulance personnel have been and will continue conducting searches of residential areas including private property. If you have any information, please contact Winona County Sheriff’s Dispatch at 507-932-4500.