Deputies are searching for a 66-year-old woman who walked away from the Heritage Manor Nursing Home Monday morning.
Joan B. Printup, a native American, disappeared at 7:30 a.m. from the facility at 3509 Ransomville Road. She is 5 feet 4, weighs 160 pounds and has brown eyes and graying black hair. Deputies said she is a diabetic and didn't take her insulin that morning.
She was wearing a fisherman's hat and navy blue slacks and usually carries a plastic bag from Tops.
Dogs from a K-9 unit were assisting in the search. Anyone with information is urged to call the Niagara County Sheriff's Department, 438-3393.