Police investigating woman's death

By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email
By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) - Police are investigating the death of a woman who disappeared from an assisted living facility.

Eau Claire Police say Miriam Robertson, 82, was living in the Alzheimer's unit at Milestone Assisted Living and disappeared Wednesday night. Officers responded with blood hounds and a state patrol plane and found her body around 4 a.m. Autopsy results are still pending, but the medical examiner says Robertson's death was accidental and exposure to the cold could be a factor.

Investigators are looking into how she disappeared.

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