Sheriff’s Office find missing, vulnerable woman in Spokane Valley

Bessie Cooper

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. — Spokane Valley Sheriff’s deputies have found an elderly, vulnerable woman who went missing Wednesday morning.

The Sheriff’s Office received a missing person call near Bannen and Sprague, from a family member who reported that 65-year-old Bessie Cooper has not been home since 9:30 a.m. They said that common locations she visits were checked, but she was not there.

Missing Vulnerable Adult: Bessie Cooper Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputies are attempting to locate 65-year-old Bessie…

Posted by Spokane County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday, March 11, 2020

According to the Sheriff’s Office, her family says she needs to take medication, she has a history of dementia, and she has been aggressive in the past.