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Police locate missing Pender County woman

Posted June 9, 2017 6:41 p.m. EDT
Updated June 12, 2017 5:21 a.m. EDT

— The Pender County Sheriff's Office has located Samantha Lee Southerland, a woman who was reported missing on Friday.

Southerland left her home in Pender County on June 6, and it was believed she was traveling to Fayetteville. She was operating a black in color 2017 Ford Focus, displaying NC registration EHV9308.

Southerland has numerous tattoos, the two most prominent being the name William across the top of her chest, and a tattoo on her left hand.

When last seen, Southerland was wearing form fitting black shorts, grey tank top, and a red bandanna around her right wrist.

She stands 5 feet 8 inches tall, weighs around 170 pounds and has shoulder length brown hair and brown eyes.

No additional details were available.