[10] SEARCH – Wadebridge, 02/05/2018 13:25 hrs

Devon and Cornwall Police called the team to assist with a high risk missing person near Egloshayle. The 90 year old missing lady had not been seen since the previous evening and was believed to be suffering with dementia. Police dogs, an NPAS Police Helicopter, HM Coastguard and an inshore RNLI lifeboat had all been called to assist with the search.

As team members were preparing to deploy from the RV Point, an air ambulance landed nearby. It was quickly established that the lady had been found by a member of the public in the garden of a nearby property and they had contacted the ambulance service. She was taken to hospital cold but otherwise okay.