Police: Woman with cognitive impairment missing from Denver area


DENVER — The Denver Police Department is searching for a woman who went missing on Tuesday from the area of E. 55th Avenue and Malaya Street.

Police said Rutha Handy was last known to be in a black Honda Accord with Colorado plate 660WUR heading to University Hospital. She was seen wearing a black coat, blue jeans, a burgundy and blue striped shirt, and gray shoes.


The vehicle was last spotted traveling westbound on E. Colfax Avenue at Havana Street around 7:50 p.m. on Tuesday.

She has a cognitive impairment, police said.

If you see her, call police at 720-913-2000.