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Authorities search for missing woman

Pete Fowler
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

GARFIELD COUNTY, Colorado ” Authorities are looking for a New Mexico woman named Ronda Henrichsen.

Henrichsen’s family members reported to police that she was last seen on June 21 in Glenwood Springs, according to the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office.

Anyone who’s seen her or knows where she is should call Garfield County Crime Stoppers at 945-0101 or the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office at 945-0453.

Family members in Arizona and Fort Collins said she’s acted disoriented lately. They believed Henrichsen planned to take a bus from Glenwood Springs to where she lives in Espanola, N.M. She reportedly told a friend she’d be back by June 21 or 22.

After a call from her cell phone that she was lost around 10:15 p.m. at night on June 21, search and rescue picked her up on the Jess Weaver Trail at 2:21 a.m. shortly after and dropped her off at hostel in Glenwood. Someone spotted her Wednesday running on Highway 6 between Parachute and Rulison.

Family members told authorities she doesn’t use drugs or alcohol and that she’s been stressed lately in part due to a close friend’s recent death.

She sometimes wears a turban and has long, thin, straight brown hair with some gray in it. It’s often braided and pinned on top of her head. She’s 53, tall and slender, with hazel green eyes, white skin and freckles.

Contact Pete Fowler: 384-9121

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