UPDATE: Missing Jackson County woman found safe
83-year old Pearlie Proffitt went missing Thursday afternoon
Update posted at 11:42 p.m. on April 7, 2022:
JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Golden Alert for a missing Jackson County woman was canceled Thursday night, just under three hours after it was issued by Emergency Management.
Officials say 83-year old Pearlie Proffitt was found safe. No other details were released by officials.
Original story below posted at 9:43 p.m. on April 7, 2022:
JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A ‘Golden Alert’ was issued Thursday night for 83-year old Pearlie Proffitt, of Jackson County.
Emergency Management says she was last seen between 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. from the Terrills Creek area of Jackson County.
Authorities say she was last seen driving a 1985 Blue S-10 pickup truck with license plate: 327-MFZ
She was seen on 421 in Clay County driving toward Manchester around 5:30 p.m., according to Emergency Management.
Authorities say she may be headed to the Big Creek area.
She’s 5’6″ and approximately 150-pounds. She has brown eyes with white, shoulder length hair, according to emergency management.
Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact Jackson County 911 at 606-287-9979.