WOOD RIVER, Ill. – A Wood River woman was missing since Monday. She is now safe.
Natalie Mercer Hicks, 50, was last seen on surveillance footage getting on the MetroLink next to the Casino Queen in East. St. Louis Monday at 9:37 a.m. The footage showed her going west into St. Louis City. Hicks was at the Casino Queen with her half-sister before she wandered off.
She hasn’t been heard until today. She checked herself into the hospital because she was having some medical issues.