Missing Person: Elderly Woman 87 Years Old


Date: 09/18/2018 Prepared by:   Sgt. B. Taylor


Case Number:  201804719 UPDATE Subject:   Missing Person At Risk


Missing Person Jane Barrett has been located on Broadway in Eureka by a family member.  HCSO would like to thank the public for their assistance.



William F. Honsal, Sheriff

Media Release


Date: 09/18/2018 Prepared by:   Sgt. B. Taylor


Case Number:  201804719 Subject:   Missing Person At Risk


On 09-18-18 between 1530 hrs., and 1600 hrs., (MP) Jane Barrett walked away from her residence in the Myrtletown area of Eureka. Barrett is 87 years old, has dementia and does not normally remember where she lives.


Barrett’s description is as follows:  White female adult with long silver hair to about her shoulders and blue eyes. She is about 5’07” tall, weighs approx. 150 lbs. and was last seen wearing a grey wool hat, plaid green and black shirt, maroon vest, grey sweatpants, and beige shoes. Barrett uses a metal cane to walk with.


Barrett formerly resided on Vernon Street and Excelsior streets in Eureka.  


A Silver Alert is active for Jane Barrett and a search and rescue operation is in progress by HCSO Special Services at this time.


If you see Jane, please contact The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office immediately.


Thank you,


William Honsal 

Emerald contributor since March 2012


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