Delivery alert

There may be an issue with the delivery of your newspaper. This alert will expire at NaN. Click here for more info.

Recover password

Missing Apache Junction woman found dead

APACHE JUNCTION, Ariz. — An Apache Junction woman reported missing has been found dead, authorities said.

Pinal County Sheriff’s officials said the body of 70-year-old Myra Lewis was located Wednesday afternoon after an extensive search and there were no signs of foul play.

Lewis left her home on foot at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday and failed to return, triggering a missing person’s alert.

Authorities said Lewis had Alzheimer’s disease and a cognitive impairment.