Missing Ancaster senior found deceased: Hamilton Police
Published November 2, 2021 at 2:41 pm
The search for a missing Hamilton senior has ended tragically.
In a tweet issued Tuesday (Nov. 2) afternoon, police said 78-year-old Denise Gloster has been found deceased.
Gloster, who suffered from early-onset dementia, had been missing since Halloween night at around 8 p.m.
She was last seen at her home in the area of Mineral Springs and Slote roads in Ancaster.
The search for her was conducted in the rural areas near where she was last seen and was carried out by police, firefighters and volunteers.
“Thank you to the public for sharing information and volunteering to help locate Denise,” issued the Hamilton Police Service in a media release. “Over the past two days, nearly 120 individuals volunteered their time during the search.”
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UPDATE: We are sad to announce we have located Denise Gloster deceased.
Thank you to everyone who shared the post and volunteered their time to find her.
Our thoughts are with her family at this difficult time.
The family has requested privacy to mourn their loss. #HamOnt
— Hamilton Police (@HamiltonPolice) November 2, 2021