UPDATE: Police believe they have found the body of Rose Bruce, but were not able to make a positive idientification at the scene.
Rose Bruce, 79, from Volusia County Florida hasn’t been seen since Monday night when she left her Ormond Beach apartment in her 1997 Honda Accord and left the oven on, said Gary Davidson, a Sheriff’s Office spokesman, reports the Orlando Sentinel.
Rose works at the Ormond Beach Walmart and was suppose to show up there at 10 p.m. on Monday to pick up her daughter-in-law, but she never showed up.
When Rose didn’t arrive, the daughter-in-law went to their San Marco Drive apt. and found dinner burning and smoke coming from the oven and the fire alarm was going off.
Rose left her purse and groceries inside and her car was missing.
Rose has been showing signs of forgetting and she may have drove off in her car and gotten lost, although authorities are not ruling anything out.
Rose had on beige slacks adn a blue Walmart shirt adn white tennis shoes. She has blue eyes and gray hair.
Her car is a 1997 Honda Accord with Florida tags K383JA the Sheriff’s Office at 386-736-5999.