Search underway for missing Bartlesville woman


Friday, October 13th 2000, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


Dorothy Prottroff, the subject of the search by Osage County authorities.

Osage County authorities are searching for Dorothy Prottroff. She has been missing since 8:00 am Thursday. Prottroff, 49, is described by the sheriff’s office as a white female, 5’6”, 100 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a black and white checkered “Mizuno” windbreaker, a tee shirt, blue jeans, black boots, and was carrying a black purse.

Prottroff was last seen in the Fairfax area at 8:00 am Thursday. She was walking possibly to her father Archie’s residence in Amarillo, Texas. She has a history of mental illness. A joint search is being conducted by the Osage County Sheriff’s Office, the Bartlesville Police Department, the Fairfax Police Department and numerous volunteers. If you have seen Prottroff or know of her whereabouts, contact the Osage County Sheriff’s Office at (888) 287-3150.