August 22, 2016
Public Information Unit, 303-441-1500
Rescue 3700 Gross Dam Road
Boulder County, Colo. -
On August 21, 2016 at about 8:47 PM members of the Boulder County Sheriff's Office, Rocky Mountain Rescue (RMR), Front Range Rescue Dogs and Coal Creek Fire Protection District responded to the 3700 block Gross Dam Road on the report of a missing person. Melissa Heredia (18 years old) of Longmont became separated from her boyfriend and sister while on a hike, and was unable to make her way back to their vehicle, parked at the South Boulder Creek Trailhead.
RMR made contact with Melissa, who was uninjured and only about 1/4 mile from the car. Melissa walked out with RMR on her own power from
This incident was documented under Boulder County Sheriff's Office case report: 16-5112