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UPDATE: Woman found safe in Wood County

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COURTESY: WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT. COURTESY: WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPT.
WOOD COUNTY (WAOW) -

Wood County Officials have confirmed to Newsline 9 that Janet Webb has been located and is safe.

Stay with us as we bring you the latest on this developing story.

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The Wood County Sheriff's Department is looking for a missing woman.

Sheriff's officials say Janet Webb, 61, was last seen at Lynn Hill Road in the Town of Port Edwards around 4:00 p.m. Tuesday.

Authorities say she is wearing a purple shirt and walking with her dog named Pepper.

Officials tell us Webb has severe Alzheimer's.

Janet was last seen around 4:00 pm.

Officials tell Newsline 9 that Spirit Air has lifted with life saving equipment to scan the area. Also, bloodhounds are out searching as well.

If you see her, you're asked to call the Wood County Sheriff's Department at 715-421-8700 or call 911.

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