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February 4, 2013

Hoopeston police search for woman

Last seen Friday; no indications of crime

HOOPESTON — Police are looking for information regarding the whereabouts of a woman missing since last week.

Hoopeston police issued a press release Monday morning seeking information regarding the disappearance of 33-year-old Amanda Walters-Pentecost.

The woman, according to police, is believed to be on foot. She was last seen on foot in Hoopeston on Friday and had phone contact with a family member that same day.

Hoopeston Police Chief Mark Drollinger said there are no indications at this point that Walters-Pentecost was the victim of a crime. Police are continuing to check all leads regarding her whereabouts.

The woman is described as standing 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. She has brown hair, green eyes and several tattoos.

Anyone with information regarding Walters-Pentecost’s whereabouts is asked to call Hoopeston police at 283-5196.

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