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Search continues for missing Alabama woman

February 16, 2017--3:34 p.m.

From WEIS Radio

The search continues for a missing Cherokee County woman.

68-year-old Karen R. Willmon of Centre has been missing since early this week, according to information from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office.

Chief Investigator Josh Summerford says Willmon was last seen in the area of County Road 65, and at that time she was wearing a black Native American type jacket.

Willmon is approximately five-feet-four (5’4”) and weighs around 170 pounds.

Summerford informed WEIS Radio News Thursday morning, that Alabama Law Enforcement Agency Aviation Units and the Dog Team from the Floyd County Georgia Sheriff’s Office have joined the search.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Karen Willmon should immediately contact the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office at (256) 927-9999 or Cherokee County Central Dispatch at (256) 927-3939.