UPDATE: The woman was found safe, according to authorities. The alert was canceled between 2 and 3 a.m. on Nov. 12.


TOMPKINS COUNTY, N.Y.—Authorities are looking for a “missing, vulnerable” woman thought to be somewhere in Tompkins County.

An alert communicated via the Swift911 system said the woman, who is 80 years old, is 5’7″, 140 lbs and has short gray/blonde hair. Police identified the woman as Christine Stanton of Trumansburg.

She may be driving a gray 2015 GMC Acadia, with New York license plate number DMK3686.

No other information was made immediately available about the woman’s possible whereabouts within the county or whether she is considered in medical or mental distress.

Matt Butler

Matt Butler is the Managing Editor at the Ithaca Voice. He can be reached by email at mbutler@ithacavoice.com