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Update: Missing Helena woman found safe

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Posted at 8:08 PM, Sep 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-15 10:08:47-04

Update 8:05 a.m. Wednesday

The Missing Endangered Person Advisory for Lainie Woodyard has been canceled. Lainie has been located and is safe, according to the Helena Police Department. No other information was released.


The Helena Police Department has issued a missing endangered person advisory for a missing woman.

Lainie Woodyard, 40, is 5 feet 3 inches tall, 160 pounds with green eyes and brown hair.

She was last seen at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 14 in Helena, where she was on foot wearing a black shirt, black pants and carrying a purple bag.

She has mental health problems and has threatened suicide, according to police.

If you have any information on her whereabouts, call Helena police at 406-442-3233 or call 911.