UPDATE: Eastern State Hospital Escapee Found In Kootenai County - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Eastern State Hospital Escapee Found In Kootenai County

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Amy Stice went missing from Eastern State Hospital custody on Wednesday Amy Stice went missing from Eastern State Hospital custody on Wednesday

Spokane Police say Amy Stice has been located in Kootenai County and is safe. Stice escaped from the custody of Eastern State Hospital on Wednesday. 

Right now it is unclear how she made it to Kootenai County. 

As soon as we get any additional information we will update this story. 

Previous Coverage: 

The Spokane Police Department is asking for your help finding a missing woman who escaped from the custody of Eastern State Hospital on Wednesday while in Spokane. 

A press release issued by Monique Cotton on Wednesday afternoon stated that police responded to the area of 600 S. Cowley after being called by Eastern State Hospital officials when the woman went missing and they couldn't find her. Officers searched the area but were unable to find the woman. Cotton said the woman is not considered a danger to the community, but officials are worried for her personal safety. 

The woman's name is Amy Stice, and she is 43-years-old, white, 5'2" with short brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black stocking cap, red sweatshirt top, gray pants and a leather waist and wrist restraint. 

Anyone with information on this missing female is asked to call 911.

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