Search continues for missing Chaffee County woman

Photo from the Chaffee County Sheriff's Office

SALIDA, Colo. (KKCO) -- It has been over a week since missing 49-year-old Suzanne Morphew of Chaffee County has gone missing after going for a bike ride.

The Sheriff's Office says that investigators were able to locate a potential personal item of Morphew's just west of County Road 225 and West Highway 50. Investigators have not released what that item was.

Morphew went for a bike ride the evening of May 10 near County Road 225 and West Highway 50, west of Maysville, and never returned.

A neighbor of Morphew alerted authorities after she never returned home after her bike ride near County Road 225 and West Highway 50 in Chaffee County.

The Chaffee County Sheriff's Office responded to the area around 5:45 p.m. that evening. Chaffee County Search and Rescue South and North began a search immediately.

Investigators from the 11th Judicial District, Colorado Bureau of Investigations, the Salida Police Department, the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office and the Federal Bureau of Investigations have since joined the effort.

Her husband released a video on the Facebook page,
Find Suzanne Morphew. It can be seen below.

If you have information on her whereabouts, you are asked to contact the Chaffee County Sheriff's Office at 719-539-2596 or contact the Colorado Bureau of Investigation at 719-312-7530.


Photo from the Chaffee County Sheriff's Office


 
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