Paducah police issue Golden Alert for Missing Autistic Woman
Updated: Feb 08, 2011 8:11 AM CST
by Heartland News
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - Police launched a search Monday night for an autistic woman who walked away from the hospital where here aunt worked.
Police also issued a Golden Alert. This is similar to an Amber Alert, except it is for adults with special needs.
Police say Kayla Burgess was last seen around 2:30p.m. Monday at Lourdes Hospital.
Family members called police around 6:45p.m. According to Paducah police, the organization "A Child Is Missing" is also helping. [read more]
FYI- She has been found and is safe.