Search for missing woman underway

Written by Abby Divine August 26, 2014 10:10 am

The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office is asking for information regarding a missing 63-year-old woman.

Kathy Fiore left a family home on the 22000 block of Sawmill Flat Road at 11:15 a.m. Monday and has not been seen since, according to Sheriff’s Sgt. Scott Johnson.

Fiore is 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs about 160 pounds. She has collar-length blonde-grey hair, and walks with the assistance of a cane.

She was last seen wearing a light-colored tank top, light brown shorts, a dark sweatshirt tied around her waist and carrying a cane, Johnson said.  

Johnson said Fiore takes medication which could cause disorientation.

She  lives in Southern California and was staying with family members when she was reported missing..

The Tuolumne County Search and Rescue Team on Tuesday was searching for Fiore with the help of a helicopter from Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 533-5815.