SEARCH – Lockengate (07/03/23)

SEARCH – Lockengate (07/03/23)

Devon & Cornwall Police requested the team to assist East Cornwall Search & Rescue Team search for a high-risk missing person in the Lockengate area, nr Bugle.

The day before, colleagues from East Cornwall SRT searched late into the night without a find. A further call out was initiated the following morning that we attended, alongside East Cornwall SRT. The search included TegOrs and Merryn from Mountain Rescue Search Dogs England.

Teams covered extensive woodland and countryside for over seven hours. We were stood down when we received confirmation that the lady had been located outside of the search area having arrived at a local hospital. We wish her a speedy recovery.