After searching Hamlin Beach, police seek public’s help finding missing woman

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 11 March 2019 at 10:10 pm


HAMLIN – Law enforcement is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing, vulnerable woman.

Law enforcement and firefighters have been trying to locate Margaret DeGraff, 47, of the Town of Sweden since Sunday night.

DeGraff was last seen on Wednesday at her place of employment, Villa of Hope at 3300 Dewey Ave., Rochester.

Her vehicle was located Sunday in the Hamlin Beach State Park area, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office is reporting.

The Sheriff’s Office teamed with State Police and other first responders in a search of the park and the surrounding area. Many firefighters from eastern Orleans County were part of the effort today.

The search will resume on Tuesday morning.

If anyone has seen or heard from DeGraff or has information about her whereabouts, please call 911.

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