State police dog helps find missing adult in Columbia County

A state police dog in Columbia County is being praised for finding a missing adult on Friday.

The adult had been missing for about three hours, state police said.

Trooper Bell and his partner, Tilly, were called in to help.

Tilly tracked the scent through a swamp and several fields.

The victim was found after about 30 minutes – alive and wearing light clothing. Temperatures were below freezing at the time.