Rural Dexter woman found dead

A 67 year old rural Dexter woman was found dead after she had left her home in this week’s sub-zero temperatures. Early Tuesday morning, first responders were sent to a home about 10 miles southeast of Dexter, on a report of a missing elderly female who had left the home at an unknown time. The initial report was that she was wearing minimal clothing, according to While emergency crews were on the way, a resident found her facedown at the end of their extended driveway. The woman has been identified as Linda Patton. She was pronounced dead. Patton reportedly had a medical condition.