UPDATE: Missing Wisconsin Woman Found in Wheaton, IL

By: WIFR Newsroom
By: WIFR Newsroom

UPDATE: Police say Jean Fox, 83, was found Tuesday night around 5:00 p.m. in Wheaton, Illinois.

We're told she was walking into a Jewel-Osco when she collapsed. Fox was taken to the hospital to be check out and police say she's expected to be OK.


CALEDONIA, WI (WIFR) -- A Wisconsin woman has been reported missing and was last seen in the Rockford area.

According to Caledonia police, 83-year-old Jean L. Fox was last seen at a gas station in Roscoe around 11 a.m. today. She is described as five feet, 100 pounds, gray/blonde hair, blue eyes and with glasses. She was last seen wearing a gray Carhart coat and a gray knit hat. Fox is driving a gray 2007 Toyota Corolla with a UWM bumper sticker on the rear bumper. The license plate number is 523 LZL.

Fox left her Caledonia home yesterday heading to Brookfield for shopping. She has the beginning stages of Alzheimer's and does not have a cell phone with her.

Investigators say Fox was at a Kwik Trip in Waukesha yesterday around 11 p.m. where she asked for directions to Racine. She was last seen southbound on Racine Avenue heading toward I-43. She is most likely heading southwest and will most likely use side roads, not any highways.

If you have any information, please call Caledonia police at (262) 886-2300.


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