BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a missing woman who has dementia.
Berkeley County deputies said Ruth Jenkins, 76, was last seen Saturday afternoon walking in the 1800 block of Highway 45 in the Pineville area of Berkeley County. That was around 2 p.m.
She was last seen wearing a light grey or white shirt and blue jeans.
Jenkins is described as 5’04” and 125 lbs with black hair and brown eyes.
Officials say she has dementia and is known to wander. Jenkins suffers from cognitive impairment and requires medication.
She is known to walk along Highway 45 but her friends and family say she has never been gone for this long.
If you see her, or you know where she may be, you should call the BCSO at 843-719-4412.