(UPDATE: The Oconee County Sheriff's Office is happy to report that Patricia Lusk Runion has been located and she is safe).
(Walhalla, SC)-------------------------------------The Oconee County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help today in locating a missing North Carolina woman who was last seen in Oconee County in the area of South Cove County Park.
74 year old Patricia Lusk Runion was reported missing today by a family member. Patricia was last seen wearing blue jeans and a pink and cheetah print shirt. Patricia has hazel eyes.
Patricia was last seen leaving the South Cove County Park area in a maroon Toyota Yaris with a North Carolina tag of TFK-8359.
Patricia’s has an address in Fletcher, NC and Deputies believe that they could be traveling back to North Carolina. Patricia does have some health problems and does require medication.
Deputies have provided Patricia’s information to the surrounding counties in our area. Patricia’s case has been turned over to Investigators from the Missing Person’s Unit of the Criminal Investigations Bureau.
If you have any information, or you see 74 year old Patricia Lusk Runion, please call 911 immediately.