LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - An Alzheimer's patient who was reported missing in Pike County and then rescued after four days has reportedly passed away.
Teressa Jackson, 73, was found in a "densely vegetated" area in Pike County on Monday. Officials said that after the rescue, she was listed as stable, receiving treatment at CHI St. Vincent.
On Tuesday, Margaret Preston with UAMS said Jackson passed away in the afternoon. No other details were available.
The family of Teressa Jackson announced she passed away surrounded by her loved ones.
The family released the following statement, thanking everyone involved: